Composite Patches for Oracle Products [Video]
(Doc ID 1376691.1)
Last updated on MARCH 17, 2022
Applies to:Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Gen 1 Exadata Cloud at Customer (Oracle Exadata Database Cloud Machine) - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Provide an overview of Composite patching and how conflicts are resolved.
The following releases are Composite patches
- 18.104.22.168.7 (DB PSU) and later
- 22.214.171.124.2 (DB PSU) and later
- 126.96.36.199.2 (DB PSU) and later
- 188.8.131.52.7 (DB PSU) and later
- 184.108.40.206.3 (DB PSU) and later
- 220.127.116.11.7 (DBBP) and later
Release Update and Release Update Revision quarterly patches for Oracle Database Release 12.2 and beyond are not Composite patches.
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This document contains the following sections:
- Section 1: What are Composite Patches?
- Section 2: Which Patches are Packaged as a Composite Patch
- Section 3: Current Cumulative Patching model
- Section 4: Conflict Resolution with Current Patching Model
- Section 5: Composite patching model
- Section 6: Conflict Resolution with Composite Patching
References are made in this document to Patch Set Update and Overlay patches. Please see the following for additional information:
<Document 854428.1> Patch Set Updates for Oracle Products
All personnel who are going to apply the patches/PSU.
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