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Patching Fails with Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed On Windows EM Cloud Control 13.4 (Doc ID 2714491.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2023

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When applying any Patch on EM 13.4 running on Windows operating system below error is seen:

Error Occurred: Cannot run program "null\system32\net.exe": CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified
  Please check C:/<path>gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1\sysman\log\emctl.log for error details
[Sep 11, 2020 5:53:46 PM] OMSPatcher has stopped all OMS processes successfully.
[Sep 11, 2020 5:54:40 PM] Running apply prerequisite checks for sub-patch(es) "31187620,31187594,31187644,31187611,31187552" and Oracle Home "C:\<path>\CloudControl13c"...
[Sep 11, 2020 6:03:49 PM] Sub-patch(es) "31187620,31187594,31187644,31187611,31187552" are successfully analyzed for Oracle Home "C:\<path>\CloudControl13c"
[Sep 11, 2020 6:03:49 PM] System patch location: D:\<path>\patchagent\31299359
  (Oracle home:sub-patches list to be applied)
  C:\<path>\CloudControl13c: 31187620, 31187594, 31187644, 31187611, 31187552
[Sep 11, 2020 6:04:52 PM] ApplyReport Log File: C:\<path>\CloudControl13c\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch2020-09-11_17-49-22PM_1.log
[Sep 11, 2020 6:19:38 PM] Applying sub-patch(es) "31187552,31187594,31187611,31187620,31187644"
[Sep 11, 2020 6:20:44 PM] NApplyReport Log file: C:\<path>\CloudControl13c\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch2020-09-11_17-49-22PM_1.log
[Sep 11, 2020 6:21:38 PM] Exception Occured while executiong Apply Operation: Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.




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