DB Creation on Oracle 12cR2-Linux

Document ID : KB000108877
Last Modified Date : 07/08/2018
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Issue:
Unable to create a fresh DB on Oracle 12cR2 on Linux; it fails while executing main.sh with the error DBT-06005.
Resolution:
The command in main.sh that fails is this one: 

/opt/oracle/product/12.1.0/dbhome_1/bin/dbca -silent -CreateDatabase -templateName my_oblicore.dbt -gdbName oblicore -sysPassword oracle -systemPassword manager -characterSet AL32UTF8 -nationalCharacterSet UTF8 -variables OBLICORE_ROOT=/opt/oracle/ 
[FATAL] [DBT-06005] 'FRA Location' contains invalid characters. 
ACTION: Choose a 'FRA Location' containing only alphanumeric characters and a few additional characters that are allowed for your platform. 

There is a bug in Oracle 12.2.0.1.0 that causes this. Either download the patch, or remove the -silent flag from the command. 

https://www.oracle.com/webfolder/community/oracle_database/4083641.html