After Upgrading Opatch In The WebCenter Portal Home It Fails to Run Now (Doc ID 1087751.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 16-May-2013***


Symptoms

After upgrading to the latest OPatch in the WebCenter Portal Home we see the following error when trying to run it:

E:\Oracle\Middleware\Oracle_WC1\OPatch>opatch
java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: oracle/opatch/opatchfmw/FmwHelp
at oracle.opatch.OPatchSession.<clinit>(OPatchSession.java:221)
at oracle.opatch.OPatch.<clinit>(OPatch.java:159)


Cause

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