Exalogic: Exapatch Completes Successfully But With "WARNING: unable to update patch history: Unable to find unique identifier XXXXX for YYYYY nn.nn.nn.nnn in the rack history file." Message (Doc ID 2046822.1)

Last updated on JULY 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version 2.0.6.1.1 and later
Linux x86-64
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

You are running exapatch to patch a component of an Exalogic rack, such as the ilom of a specific compute node. Whilst the patching completes successfully and it's successful completion can be further validated by running /opt/exalogic.tools/tools/CheckHWnFWProfileexapatch reports the following error while updating the rack_history.xml file (/exalogic-lcdata/inventory/rack_history.xml): 

 

Cause

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