P6 EPPM R15.1 patch set 2, 3 and 4 are not able to upgrade the database (Doc ID 2044581.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 02, 2015

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 15.1.2.0 to 15.1.4.0 [Release 15.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 15.1.3.0 version, P6 EPPM Database Install, Setup and Configuration

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR
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After applying patch set 3 to R15.1 EPPM database, the source_version result shows incorrect as "6-March-2015 12:36 PM".

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR
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After applying patch set 3 to R15.1 EPPM database, the source_version result should show correctly as "12-May-2015".

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Check the current database version is a R15.1 version. ie.1510.0001.0001.0014
2. Run the dbsetup.bat application from the Patch set 3 package (p21346383_151000_Generic.zip)
3. The dbsetup finished instantly with no progress bar and no error messages.
4. source_version procedure shows the date incorrectly according to the Readme doc. https://updates.oracle.com/Orion/Services/download?type=readme&aru=19088174

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot apply the R15.1 patch set 3.

Note: The same issue occurs on patch sets 15.1.2.0 and 15.1.4.0 also.

Cause

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