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Oracle Access Manager 10g (OAM Running Patchinst.exe In A Windows Environment - The Application Failed To Initialize Properly (Doc ID 1951517.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2019

Applies to:

COREid Access - Version to
COREid Identity - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An Oracle Access Manager (OAM) 10g patch has been downloaded and unzipped in a Windows environment. On running the "patchinst" command from the patch's binary_parameter directory, a Windows "Application Error" popup appears, and an entry is written to the Windows Event log (System). This can occur immediately on entering the "patchinst" command, or after entering a directory name when prompted.

The text of the error message is not be the same in all environments, but known examples include:





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