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Oct 2023 CPU: Oracle WebLogic Server and 14.1.1 Stack Patch Bundle Reintroduced "GDR-70005: Failed to apply inventory patching to home." (Doc ID 2987397.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2023

Applies to:

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


When attempting to apply WebLogic Server (WLS) Stack Patch Bundle (SPB) for Oct 2023, following error occurs.

The spbat output shows:

This issue can be seen when using spbat utility or napply, depending on the ordering of application and rollbacks.


After July 2023 CPU patches were applied, the result contains Patch 23335292 applied.

Before the SPB for Oct 2023 is applied, OPatch was manually upgraded from to

This leads to an OPatch version of and Patch 23335292 applied.


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