Grid Infrastructure on Windows: DBCA Create Database Fails at 8% on 12.2 - "Recovery Manager failed to restore datafiles. Refer logs for details."

(Doc ID 2323844.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 01, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In a 12.2.0.1.0 standalone Grid Infrastructure (Oracle Restart) environment running on Windows Server 2012 R2, Create Database via DBCA (Database Configuration Assistant) fails reporting: 

Instance alert logs for both the partially created database as well as the relevant ASM instance indicate that the database encounters ORA-1017 when it tries to connect to the ASMB0 process.

Cause

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