New Step to Ensure OPatch 11.1 is Updated in FMW 11.1.1.x and 11.1.2.x Homes

(Doc ID 2046456.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.0.0 to 11.1.2.3.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Oracle Universal Installer - Version 11.1.0.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The latest OPatch utility should be downloaded using , selecting the "11.1.0.0.0" version for your platform.

Goal

How to update the OPatch utility provided in the FMW home to the latest version?

It is critical that Central Inventory be updated as a part of this process or the OPatch version and the OUI versions will be out of sync and can cause problems applying Interim patches. After applying a Patch Set and a new OPatch, you may see the older OPatch version presented.

- There is an important new step

Solution

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