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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
Generic UNIX
Generic Linux


Provide an overview of Composite patching and how conflicts are resolved.

The following releases are Composite patches

Release Update and Release Update Revision quarterly patches for Oracle Database Release 12.2 and beyond are not Composite patches.

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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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