EM 12c, 13C: Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Management Agent Patch Apply Fails with OPatch failed with error code 73 for Error OUI-67073 (Doc ID 1601280.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Applying Patch 17306717 on the agent Oracle Home fails with this error:

opatch2013-10-16_18-20-09PM_1.log:

[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:12 PM]    Session is util
[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:12 PM]    OPatch invoked as follows: 'checkComponents -phbasedir /tmp/p17306717_600000000005612_2000_0/oracle/17306717 -oh ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0 -invPtrloc ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0/oraInst.loc '
[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:12 PM]    OUI-67077:
                            Oracle Home       : ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0
                            Central Inventory : ../oraInventory
                               from           : ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0/oraInst.loc
                            OPatch version    : 11.1.0.10.2
                            OUI version       : 11.1.0.11.0
                            OUI location      : ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0/oui
                            Log file location : ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2013-10-16_18-20-09PM_1.log
[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:12 PM]    Patch history file: ../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch_history.txt
Oct 16, 2013 6:20:12 PM oracle.osysmodel.patchsdk.PatchFactory getInstance
INFO: Given patch location was validated by oracle.opatch.patchsdk.OPatchSingletonPatchValidatorAndGenerator
[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:14 PM]    Invoking utility "checkcomponents"
Oct 16, 2013 6:20:14 PM oracle.osysmodel.patchsdk.PatchFactory getInstance
INFO: Given patch location was validated by oracle.opatch.patchsdk.OPatchSingletonPatchValidatorAndGenerator
[Oct 16, 2013 6:20:17 PM]    OUI-67073:UtilSession failed: None of the Oracle Homes registered in central inventory are applicable for the input patch(es).

 

The inventory.xml file representing the agent shows the following:

 <HOME NAME="agent12c2" LOC="/PCL_oracle/app/oracle/agent/core/12.1.0.3.0" TYPE="O" IDX="32">
  <REFHOMELIST>
     <REFHOME LOC="../agent/sbin"/><REFHOME LOC="../agent/plugins/oracle.sysman.db.discovery.plugin_12.1.0.3.0"/>
     <REFHOME LOC="../agent/plugins/oracle.sysman.db.agent.plugin_12.1.0.4.0"/>
  </REFHOMELIST>
</HOME>

<HOME NAME="OraHome5" LOC="../agent/plugins/oracle.sysman.db.discovery.plugin_12.1.0.3.0" TYPE="O" IDX="19">
  <DEPHOMELIST>
     <DEPHOME LOC="../agent/core/12.1.0.3.0"/>
  </DEPHOMELIST>
</HOME>

 

 

Cause

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