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OUD11g - OPatch fails with error code 73 (Doc ID 2400319.1)

Last updated on JUNE 20, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Unable run Opatch utility in OUD installation, this fails with error code 73

Oracle Interim Patch Installer version
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Oracle Home :  /OUD_Home
Central Inventory : /oraInventory
  from : /OUD_Home/oraInst.loc
OPatch version :
OUI version :
Log file location : /OUD_Home/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2018-05-15_13-06-22PM_1.log

List of Homes on this system:

  Home name= OraHome1, Location= "/OUD_Home/agent12c/plugins/oracle.oud.odir.agent.plugin_12."
Inventory load failed... OPatch cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home.
Possible causes are:
  Oracle Home dir. path does not exist in Central Inventory
  Oracle Home is a symbolic link
  Oracle Home inventory is corrupted
LsInventorySession failed: OracleHomeInventory gets null oracleHomeInfo

OPatch failed with error code 73



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