Error ORA-65088 On Open Resetlogs After Create Controlfile of Multi-Tenant Database

(Doc ID 2361701.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 15, 2018

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

After running a Create Controlfile with the 'Set Database' option, the open returns error:

SYS@TEST> alter database open resetlogs;
alter database open resetlogs
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-01092: ORACLE instance terminated. Disconnection forced
ORA-65088: database open should be retried
Process ID: 26422
Session ID: 1 Serial number: 55314

Changes

A new controlfile was created with the 'set database' option.    

Cause

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