Drop Database Command Versus Remove an Oracle Database Manually (Doc ID 443822.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.2 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 13-Oct-2015***

Goal

What are the differences between the DROP DATABASE command and manually removing a database?

Solution

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