Running patchinst.exe in a Windows environment throws an Application Error
Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017
Applies to:COREid Access - Version 10.1.4.3.0 and later
COREid Identity - Version 10.1.4.3 and later
Oracle Access Manager - Version 22.214.171.124.0 and later
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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