Dropping the MCS database for Oracle usersAdded by IBM on October 1, 2012 | Version 1 (Original)
|Use database commands to remove the Multi-Channel Server (MCS) database. (It might be necessary to delete the WebSphere® Application Server data source for the database prior to removing it.)
If you configured the data source for the MCS database, you must first perform the instructions provided in the topic Deleting the WebSphere Application Server data source for the MCS database
Perform the following steps to drop the MCS database.
Parent topic: Dropping the Multi-Channel Server (MCS) database
Deleting the WebSphere Application Server data source for the MCS database
- Log in to the Oracle database server as an Oracle user. (An Oracle user is equivalent to a DB2® instance.)
If you are logged in as root, enter the following command to change to the Oracle user:
is the Oracle user that was created when Oracle Database was installed.
- Use the Oracle database configuration assistant to delete the MCS database.
By default, the database is named mcs.
Note: If you chose another database name, use that name instead of mcs.