Cannot Create Database With DBCA - Startup Nomount Gives ORA-27123 (Doc ID 735187.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.0.6 to 11.1.0.6 [Release 11.1]
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 20-Jul-2012***

Symptoms

Trying to install Database 11gR1 on IBM p570 hardware running AIX 6.1.

Software installation was successful. However, when trying to create a new database, either with DBCA or manually, the error below appears when trying to start up the database in the no mount stage:

Cause

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