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The Following Error is Seen when Running Opatch for Webcenter Content: OPatch Failed With Error Code = 73 (Doc ID 1510556.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 14, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When running Opatch, the following error is seen.

Failed to load the patch object. Possible causes are:
  The specified path is not an interim Patch shiphome
  Meta-data files are missing from the patch area
  Patch location = C:\Download\
  Details = PatchObject constructor: Input file "C:\Download\\etc\config\actions" or "C:\Download\
th\etc\config\inventory" does not exist.

ApplySession failed: PatchObject constructor: Input file "C:\Download\
_NNNN_oPath\etc\config\actions" or "C:\Download\\etc\config\inventory" does not exist.
System intact, OPatch will not attempt to restore the system

OPatch failed with error code = 73


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