[EM 13c]: Patching Target Database using 13.2 Cloud Control Fails With Error: Check if Dispatcher Location is writable

(Doc ID 2331723.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 13.2.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Patching Target Database using 13.2 Cloud Control Fails with following error in console:

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Check if Dispatcher Location is writable
The dispatcher staging area path: /tmp is writable.
Creating root dispatcher scripts location.
mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/tmp/E89368508BAA6E54ED4BBE5B2F990471’: Permission denied
The root component location: /tmp/E89368508BAA6E54ED4BBE5B2F990471/SESSION-1510869715641/rootScripts/patching cannot be created. Edit the procedure, specify a different directory for the staging area path, save the procedure and use this saved procedure to perform the patching activity.

Deleted temporary destination directory /tmp/JOB_5E21C521D776AD2EE053290CA8C08DCD
Process returned : 1.
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Cause

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