EM Grid Control 10g to 11G - "OPatch failed with error code = 74" Due to Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed (Doc ID 801296.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2014

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 27-Jun-2013


Applying <patch 5417905> on OMS home fails with below error:

$OMS_HOME\5417905>opatch apply
Invoking OPatch

Oracle Interim Patch Installer version
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Oracle Home : C:\OracleHomes\oms10g
Central Inventory : C:\Program Files\Oracle\Inventory
from : n/a
OPatch version :
OUI version :
OUI location : C:\OracleHomes\oms10g\oui
Log file location : C:\OracleHomes\oms10g\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch2009-03-05_00

Patch history file: C:\OracleHomes\oms10g\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch_history.txt

ApplySession applying interim patch '5417905' to OH 'C:\OracleHomes\oms10g'

Running prerequisite checks...
Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.
The details are:

Following files are active :
ApplySession failed during prerequisite checks: Prerequisite check "CheckActiveF
ilesAndExecutables" failed.
System intact, OPatch will not attempt to restore the system

OPatch failed with error code = 74


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