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'Execute pre-installation root scripts' step failing for Out of Place patching in Prepare Stage in EM (Doc ID 2274156.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


Create a Patch plan for target database using 'Out of Place' Patching option in Patch plan.
Analyze of the patch plan succeeds.

Prepare phase of Patch for targets in AIX host is failing at 'Execute pre-installation root scripts' step with following message:

Commmnd name is /tmp/5294F11AD70EB08DBAD/SESSION-24470197/rootScripts/dbprov/
Second argument is rootpre
second last args is rootpre -base "/tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197" -oh "/u01/database/db/clonedb" -shiphome "/tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197" -sourceType "SIDB"[10-1]
Command Name is: /tmp/5294F11AD70EB08DBAD/SESSION-24470197/rootScripts/dbprov/

Final command to execute:/u01/agent/agent_13. -I /u01/agent/agent_13. -I /u01/agent/agent_13. "-base" "/tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197" "-oh" "/u01/database/db/clonedb" "-shiphome" "/tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197" "-sourceType" "SIDB"

ORACLE_HOME is /u01/database/db/clonedb
SHIPHOME_LOC is /tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197
INSTALL_BASE is /tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197
/tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197 does not exist. Creating.
tee: cannot open /tmp/clone_work/SESSION-24470197/rootpre.out
/u01/database/db/clonedb/clone/ output will be logged in /tmp/rootpre.out_17-05-30.07:31:30

Checking if group services should be configured....
Nothing to configure.
Error occured during execution of the pre-installation root script. Review the above output log, resolve the issues and retry this step.
exit status is :1
exit status is 1 



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