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EM Patch Deployment fails validation with error 'The database must be in upgrade mode' (Doc ID 2184816.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 28, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Deploying Patch 23054246 (database patch set update ) to a Real Application Cluster database target target  via Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control results in failure to validate successfully with the following errors:

Error: prereq checks failed!
patch 22674709: The database must be in upgrade mode
Prereq check failed, exiting without installing any patches.



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