OPatch Error: "Oracle Home is not set. OPatch cannot proceed with error code = 1" (Doc ID 1299909.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 08, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version 11.1.1.1.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
**3.2.15***

Symptoms

As part of applying a patch, the OPatch version is checked.  Normally, opatch.exe would do this, however, it gives the following error:

 “Oracle Home is not set.  OPatch cannot proceed with error code = 1”

From the Readme, this workaround was provided:

 This also fails with an error.

Cause

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