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Ensure Oracle Portal 11g Schemas are at Version After Applying Patch Set (Doc ID 1444034.1)

Last updated on JUNE 29, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g]
Portal - Version to [Release FMW11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When updating FMW 11g, specifically Oracle Portal, the Portal schema needs to be updated using the Patch Set Assistant (PSA).

As per Documentation, this is incorrectly stated as not being required:

Oracle Fusion Middleware Patching Guide 11g Release 1 (
Part Number E16793-16

4 Updating Your Schemas with Patch Set Assistant

4.1 Which Schemas Need to be Updated with Patch Set Assistant?

"Oracle Portal is included in this Oracle Fusion Middleware patch set, but a schema upgrade is not required. As a result, the Patch Set Assistant for this release upgrades the PORTAL schema to its latest version, which is currently"


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