"11.1.1.7.0: Cannot update file" Error When Applying One-Off With OPatch

(Doc ID 1568102.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.7.0 to 11.1.1.7.0
Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.7.0 to 11.1.2.2.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Oracle Forms - Version 10.1.2.2.0 to 10.1.2.2.0 [Release 10.1.2.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
- This will only occur on UNIX/Linux platforms
- Solution for 11.1.1.7 and 11.1.2.2

Symptoms

The following error occurs when you are using OPatch to apply a one-off patch to an Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.7.0) installation:


Jar Action: Destination File

<file_name> does not exists or is not writeable

<package_name>, 11.1.1.7.0: Cannot update file


This failure may happen in any Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g (11.1.1.7) installed home, where oracle_common exists. It may happen with any one-off patch, depending on which files need to be updated. Below is an error stack for an Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control (fmwc) patch:

 

Prerequisite check "CheckApplicable" failed.
The details are:

Patch 14670290:
Jar Action: Destination File
"/net/slc03voa/scratch/aime/work/IDM/BASEDIR/IDMTOP/products/dir/oracle_common
/sysman/archives/applications/11_1_1_0_0_emcore.war" does not exists or is
not writeable
oracle.sysman.oms.core, 11.1.1.7.0: Cannot update file
/net/slc03voa/scratch/aime/work/IDM/BASEDIR/IDMTOP/products/dir/oracle_common/
sysman/archives/applications/11_1_1_0_0_emcore.war:emCORE.jar with
/oracle/sysman/emSDK/sec/targetauth/emas/EMASConnectionFactory$1.class
Jar Action: Destination File

 

 

 

Changes

- Installed Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.7.0) or applied Patch Set 6 (11.1.1.7.0) to an existing installation.

- Installed Oracle Forms & Reports 11g Release 2 (11.1.2.2.0) or applied Patch Set 2 (11.1.2.2.0 to an existing installation.

Cause

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