Second, did the service get created? Without a service, you (or the DBCA) will not be able to create a databas...
Finally, is there an alert log? If there is one, it indicates that at least the database was partially created and it may contain specific Oracle errors that will help you troubleshoot the problem. The alert log will be located in the path defined for the background_dump_dest parameter of the database you are attempting to create.
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