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Unable to Remove Specific .patch_storage Directory using OPatch Cleanup Utility (Doc ID 2849913.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 12.2.1.3.0 and later
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.2.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Files in a Fusion Middleware Oracle Home's .patch_storage directory are flagged by a scan tool. After using OPatch to cleanup the directory, the directory still remains. The OPatch command used is as follows.

ORACLE_HOME/OPatch/opatch util cleanup -ps <PATCH_ID>_<TIMESTAMP>

OPatch completes successfully as seen in the command output and log file.


 

Changes

 

Cause

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