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Installation Failing In "EM Technology Upgrade" Phase. (Doc ID 437663.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

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


On in Production:
When attempting to install grid control, the "Technology Stack Upgrade" phase fails with the following error in the InstallActions<timestamp>.log file.

Oracle Home : /OMS_ORACLE_HOME
Central Inventory : n/a
from : /OMS_ORACLE_HOME/oraInst.loc
OPatch version :
OUI version :
OUI location : /OMS_ORACLE_HOME/oui
Log file location : /OMS_ORACLE_HOME/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch-2007_Jun_11_20-59-32-PDT_Mon.log

ApplySession applying interim patch '4141076' to OH '/OMS_ORACLE_HOME'
OPatchSession cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home /OMS_ORACLE_HOME. Possible causes are:
No read or write permission to ORACLE_HOME/.patch_storage
Central Inventory is locked by another OUI instance
No read permission to Central Inventory
The lock file exists in ORACLE_HOME/.patch_storage
The Oracle Home does not exist in Central Inventory

Apply Session failed: ApplySession failed to prepare the system. No detail available.
System intact, OPatch will not attempt to restore the system

OPatch failed with error code 73


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