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NID-00600 When Changing The DBID Using NID Utility (Doc ID 292327.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 29, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 9.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While running NID utility to change DBID of the DB the following error appears:

DBNEWID: Release - 64bit Production
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Connected to database TEST (DBID=147791262)
Control Files in database:
NID-00600: Internal Error - [17] [1] [0] [0]
Change of database ID failed during validation - database is intact.
DBNEWID - Completed with validation errors.


In the database there are a few datafiles 'offline dropped'. So we can see these files in RECOVER status from v$datafile.


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