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Exapatch Fails During Upgrade Of Compute Node To Jan 2017 PSU (Doc ID 2237941.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2022

Applies to:

Exalogic Elastic Cloud X4-2 Hardware - Version X4 to X4 [Release X4]
Exalogic Elastic Cloud X3-2 Eighth Rack - Version X3 to X3 [Release X3]
Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 While patching Compute nodes on Exalogic rack to Jan PSU 2017 (, bellow Error is seen in exapatch logs (/var/log/exapatch).



Patching Compute Nodes on Exalogic fails with Error : Restarting oswbb service failed

Deleting or removing OSWBB directory causes this issue while patching.

This happens when OSWBB directory is moved or deleted manually. This is not a Patching issue. It is manual mistake at customer end.


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