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Is it Required to Update Oracle Fusion Middleware Homes with Oracle Database Patches? (Doc ID 2430916.1)

Last updated on MAY 28, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release Oracle11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Database CLIENT components are included as one of the supporting components for Oracle Fusion Middleware (FMW) homes. Primarily, Oracle HTTP Server, Forms & Reports, and Oracle Internet Directory distributions. These products may be installed by default with Oracle Database patches listed in the Inventory. The question is: Is it required to maintain these components? Or, when is another Oracle Database patch required?  


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