Unable to Remove Existing Smart Update Patch After Cloning Complete MW_HOME into Different Machine (Doc ID 2137634.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On WLS 10.3.x, the following exception is thrown while removing an existing patch using Smart Update (BSU) command line options:

The MW_HOME on the installation had been cloned from one physical machine to a different physical machine.

Cause

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