"ORA-01261: Parameter Db_create_online_log_dest_1 Destination String Cannot Be Translated"

(Doc ID 2369000.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On 12.2.0.1 DBCA using response file:

Hit the fatal error:
"ORA-01261: Parameter db_create_online_log_dest_1 destination string cannot be translated"

In the 'init.ora' file, the ASM parameters are:
db_create_file_dest='+DG_DATA'
db_create_online_log_dest_1='+DG_REDO01/DATABASE'
db_create_online_log_dest_2='+DG_REDO02/DATABASE'
db_recovery_file_dest='+DG_FRA'

Cause

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