DBCA Not Listing Existing Single Instance DB When Trying To Convert it to RAC (Doc ID 359356.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 10.1.0.2 to 10.2.0.4 - Release: 10.1 to 10.2
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to convert a single instance DB to RAC by using dbca to add 2nd instance on 2nd node, DBCA does not list the single instance DB in the DB list. But if select 'Oracle single instance database' instead of 'Oracle RAC database' on the first screen of dbca,  the single instance is listed there.


Changes

New setup.

Cause

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