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EM 13C4 : Agent Patching Fails With OUI-67073:UtilSession failed: null (Doc ID 2736297.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 13c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Application of RU 7 patch :

31882409 - Oracle Enterprise Manager 13c Release 4 Platform Update 7 ( for Oracle Management Agent

on agent , fails with the following error as per the logs :

FROM /<agent_home>/cfgtoollogs/opatchopatch<timestamp>.log

[Dec 3, 2020 1:07:52 PM] [INFO] Ignoring file "/<patch_stage_loc>/31882409/README.txt" in the patch directory.
[Dec 3, 2020 1:07:52 PM] [SEVERE] OUI-67073:UtilSession failed: null
[Dec 3, 2020 1:07:52 PM] [INFO] Finishing UtilSession at Thu Dec 03 13:07:52 EST 2020
[Dec 3, 2020 1:07:52 PM] [INFO] Log file location: /<agent_home>/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2020-12-03_13-07-50PM_1.log
[Dec 3, 2020 1:07:52 PM] [INFO] Stack Description: java.lang.RuntimeException: null
at oracle.glcm.opatch.common.impl.PatchFactoryImpl.isCompositePatch(
at oracle.glcm.opatch.common.impl.PatchFactoryImpl.getType(
at oracle.glcm.opatch.common.impl.PatchFactoryImpl.createPatch(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.CommonAPIUtil.getCommonAPIPatch(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.OPatchUtilHelper.validatePatchSubType(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.OPatchUtilHelper.getPatchesToApply(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.OPatchUtilHelper.getPatchesToApply(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.NApply.legacy_process(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.NApply.legacy_process(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.NApply.process(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.OUSession.napply(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
at oracle.opatch.UtilSession.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatchSession.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatch.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatch.main(
Caused by: java.lang.RuntimeException
... 19 more
Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException
... 19 more

 OPatch version :


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