Out Of Place Patching Using 12c EM removes files from /dbs location

(Doc ID 1630992.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 10, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms OMS with DB Plugin.
Trying to apply Patch to Database using Cloud Control fails at 'Deploy Oracle Database' step with following messages:

Checking swap space: must be greater than 500 MB. Actual 11956 MB Passed
The inventory pointer is located at /u01/agent/agent12c/core/
The inventory is located at /oracle/oraInventory
'DetachHome' failed.
cannot remove directory for /dbs: Permission denied at /tmp/JOB_F096E54B90E67A6BE040080AE6A04C80/deployAllBits.pl line 1312

All the datafiles, controlfiles and redo files are removed from /dbs directory(Its not ORACLE_HOME/dbs, but just /dbs).


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