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SP2-0382: The SHOW PDBS Command Is Not Available (Doc ID 2669189.1)

Last updated on MAY 11, 2020

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Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
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Created a new oracle account with dba role and container=all.
However, on CDB$ROOT level, couldn't issue the following commands:
SQL> show pdbs
SP2-0382: The SHOW PDBS command is not available
SQL> select * from cdb_pdbs;
no rows selected
SQL> select * from v$pdbs;
no rows selected


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