Error When Applying EPM Foundation Services Patch Set Update 11.1.2.3.700: "OPatch failed with error code = 22" (Doc ID 2140688.1)

Last updated on MAY 23, 2016

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version 11.1.2.3.503 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You're applying Patch Set Update 11.1.2.3.700 (20675028) to your EPM environment.  The following messages are seen when the Opatch.bat command is issued:

"Applying interim patch '20675028' to OH 'D:/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1'
Verifying environment and performing prerequisite checks...
[ Error during Oracle Home discovery Phase]. Detail: OPatchSession cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home D:/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1. 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

[ Error during Oracle Home discovery Phase]. Detail: OPatch failed: ApplySession failed to prepare the system. Lock file left by a different patch, OPatch will not try re-using the lock file.
Log file location: D:/Oracle/Middleware/EPMSystem11R1\cfgtoollogs\opatch\20675028_May_20_2016_23_56_51\apply2016-05-20_23-56-51PM_1.log

Recommended actions: Please make sure no other OPatch or OUI processes is running. Try running $ORACLE_HOME/oui/bin/runInstsaller.

OPatch failed with error code = 22"

Cause

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