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OPatch Failed With Error Code 73. Failed To Load The Patch Object. (Doc ID 2476128.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle JDeveloper - Version 11.1.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While applying a patch, let's name it [patch number], the following error is reported by "opatch apply" command

Failed to load the patch object. Possible causes are:
The specified path is not an interim Patch shiphome
Meta-data files are missing from the patch area
Patch location = /u01/data/domains/stage/[patch number]
Details = PatchObject constructor: Input file "/u01/data/domains/stage/[patch number]/etc/config/actions" or "/u01/data/domains/stage/[patch number]/etc/config/inventory" does not exist.

OPatch failed: PatchObject constructor: Input file "/u01/data/domains/stage/[patch number]/etc/config/actions" or "/u01/data/domains/stage/[patch number]/etc/config/inventory" does not exist.
Log file location: /u01/app/oracle/middleware/oracle_common//cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2018-11-08_17-15-03PM_1.log

OPatch failed with error code 73

Cause

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