Incorrect Patch Recommendations display for FMW targets in the EM Cloud Control Console

(Doc ID 2007166.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Fusion Middleware - Version 12.1.0.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Enterprise Manager (EM) 12c Cloud Control monitors a 12.1.3 FMW installation.

"Patch Recommendation" continue to list patches that have already been applied.   

One example is: <Patch 19637454>  "WLS PATCH SET UPDATE 12.1.3.0.2".  This can occur with any patch for 12.1.3 FMW; basically patches do not clear will showed in the Patch Recommendations list although it was previously installed.  

The "Oracle Home" target home page, section "Patches Applied" does not list the patch as applied.

The agent does not collect information about the patch as applied.

Cause

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