Diagnosing "Encountered unrecognized patch ID" Failures When Trying to Patch WLS Using BSU

(Doc ID 1186923.1)

Last updated on JUNE 05, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 9.0 to 10.3.6
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to remove a patch currently applied or apply a newly downloaded patch using the Smart Update tool (whether in command line or GUI mode), the following error occurs:

Encountered unrecognized patch ID: xxxx


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