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DBCA Hangs While Creating A Database When SYSDBA Connection Requires A Password (Doc ID 2472096.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

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


DBCA hangs during database creation, at around 60% progress.

Looking at the alert.log, it seems that the database is created, and the instance is running.

You can even connect to the newly created database with sys user.

However, DBCA is still hanging, and does not complete.





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