Drop Database

How to Drop the Database Manually

Note: DROP DATABASE command will delete the database. The database must be mounted exclusive and not open, and started in RESTRICT mode.  DO NOT RUN ON PRODUCTION

SQL> startup restrict mount;
ORACLE instance started.

Total System Global Area  835104768 bytes
Fixed Size                  2232960 bytes
Variable Size             666897792 bytes
Database Buffers          163577856 bytes
Redo Buffers                2396160 bytes
Database mounted.
SQL> select name, open_mode from v$database;

--------- --------------------

SQL> drop database;

Database dropped.

Disconnected from Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release - 64bit Production
With the Partitioning, OLAP, Data Mining and Real Application Testing options

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1 thought on “Drop Database

  1. HI Rajasekhar,

    Greetings of the day,

    Your site is useful for every DBA. Could you please explain how to install Database manually .

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