WLS 22.214.171.124.8 Patch Application Fails When Using "opatch apply" With "Error during Update inventory for apply Phase"
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017
Applies to:Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 126.96.36.199.0 to 188.8.131.52.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
During the post-patch step of library regeneration, the content of a patched file, CompDef.xml in the client jar, is altered by OUI. When OPatch validates the file, comparing the patch's file to the Oracle home file, it sees a discrepancy and believes the patching operation has failed.
OPatch then says the following:
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