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Opatch Upgrade Fails with "Unable to locate or create a temporary directory for the Oracle Universal Installer" (Doc ID 2627822.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2024

Applies to:

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


When upgrading Opatch using the command

java -jar <PATCH_HOME>/6880880/opatch_generic.jar -silent oracle_home=<ORACLE_HOME_LOCATION> -invPtrLoc <INVENTORY_LOCATION>

it fails with error

Tried to run the command with "" parameter and it does not help.


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