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FAQ: Oracle Retail Patch Assistant (ORPatch) Frequently Asked Questions (Doc ID 2071668.1)

Last updated on MARCH 14, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Warehouse Management System - Version 14.0 and later
Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 14.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The ORPatch utility, introduced in Retail Release 14.0, is described at great length in the Installation Guide for related Oracle Retail products.  Please visit the Oracle Retail Documentation Library to locate the Installation Guide associated with your application/release.  

The following information will help answer additional frequently asked questions related to the ORPatch utility.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 How can we determine if a hot fix patch is ORPatch compatible?
 How can we determine if the hot fix patch includes only newer versions of the modules than what is already deployed in the environment?
 How is the patch applied using the ORPatch utility?
 Can the hot fix patch, once applied, be uninstalled?
 Is it possible to apply multiple patches together using the ORPatch utility?
 How can we print a list of patches applied in the environment?
 How can we provide complete ORPatch metadata information against each install?
 How can we determine the module version of any database object while inquiring from the database itself?
 When a hot fix patch for RMS report is applied using ORPatch utility, is there any post installation step to follow?
 When a patch is applied using ORPatch utility on a clustered Application Server, does the EAR file get deployed on all the nodes in the cluster?

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