Fusion Middleware 12.2.x Opatch Fails With Java Error, "Could not allocate metaspace:"

(Doc ID 2206010.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Fusion Middleware 12.2.x has been installed on a system that contains other Oracle products like the Oracle database.

When running the Opatch commands using the Fusion Middleware ORACLE_HOME/OPatch location an error occurs.

 

Changes

 This occurs with a new install and no changes were made after installation.

Cause

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