After drop database (INCLUDING DATAFILES),the file group not dropping

(Doc ID 2390764.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 The file group of FLEX DiskGroup is not dropping after drop database (INCLUDING DATAFILES).

 

For example

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1.before drop database, the status of the file group

~$ asmcmd lsfg
File Group Disk Group Quota Group Used Quota MB Client Name Client Type
DEFAULT_FILEGROUP FLEXDG GENERIC 0
WENHUA_CDB$ROOT FLEXDG GENERIC 4920 WENHUA_CDB$ROOT DATABASE<<<<<WENHUA_PDB$SEED FLEXDG GENERIC 1552 WENHUA_PDB$SEED DATABASE<<<<<WENHUA_PDB FLEXDG GENERIC 1744 WENHUA_PDB DATABASE<<<<<

 

2.drop database

SQL> DROP PLUGGABLE DATABASE wenhua_pdb INCLUDING DATAFILES;
Pluggable database dropped.

SQL> drop database;
Database dropped.

 

3.After drop database, the status of the file group

$ asmcmd lsfg
File Group Disk Group Quota Group Used Quota MB Client Name Client Type
DEFAULT_FILEGROUP FLEXDG GENERIC 0
WENHUA_CDB$ROOT FLEXDG GENERIC 0 WENHUA_CDB$ROOT DATABASE<<<<<<<the file group is not dropped
WENHUA_PDB$SEED FLEXDG GENERIC 0 WENHUA_PDB$SEED DATABASE<<<<<<<the file group is not dropped
WENHUA_PDB FLEXDG GENERIC 0 WENHUA_PDB DATABASE<<<<<<<the file group is not dropped

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Cause

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