Applying a Patch or Merge Patch, e.g., Patch 16555782 To OID 11g With opatch Fails With: 'Patch "16555782" is not needed since it has no fixes for this Oracle Home. Please see log file for details.'
Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1 and later
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Applying a Patch or Merge Patch, for example, <Patch 16555782> to Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 11g 22.214.171.124 with opatch fails with:
Oracle Interim Patch Installer version 126.96.36.199.0
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Oracle Home : /identity/Middleware/oracle_common
Central Inventory : /identity/oraInventory
from : /identity/Middleware/oracle_common/oraInst.loc
OPatch version : 188.8.131.52.0
OUI version : 184.108.40.206.0
OUI location : /identity/Middleware/oracle_common/oui
Log file location : /identity/Middleware/oracle_common/cfgtoollogs/opatch/16555782_Apr_24_2013_19_54_06/apply2013-04-24_19-54-06PM_1.log
Patch history file: /identity/Middleware/oracle_common/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch_history.txt
OPatch detects the Middleware Home as "/identity/Middleware"
OPatch will do the following:
[Oracle Home discovery] : Configure and Validate Oracle Home info.
[Prerequisite for apply] : Invoke prerequisites to see if patch can be applied.
[Patch conflict detection for apply patch] : Check if any conflict with already installed patches in Oracle Home.
ApplySession applying interim patch '16555782' to OH '/identity/Middleware/oracle_common'
Running prerequisite checks...
OPatch system modification phase did not start:
Patch "16555782" is not needed since it has no fixes for this Oracle Home. Please see log file for details.
System is intact, OPatch will not restore the system
OPatch stopped on request.
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