The README for Patch 9974223 Incorrectly States to Use OPatch Auto (Doc ID 1300118.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.2 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The Solaris (SPARC and x86-64), Linux 32-bit, and AIX README for Patch 9974223 does not contain the proper steps for applying the patch prior to running root.sh or after a root.sh failure due to bug 9974223.

Symptoms

The symptoms below describe the issue when running OPatch auto 11.2.0.1.4 (or higher) to apply Patch 9974223:

# opatch auto /ora01/stage/9974223 -oh /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid
Executing /usr/bin/perl /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid/OPatch/crs/patch112.pl -patchdir /ora01/stage -patchn 9974223 -oh /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid -paramfile /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid/crs/install/crsconfig_params
opatch auto log file location is /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid/OPatch/crs/../../cfgtoollogs/opatchauto2011-03-01_14-08-39.log
Detected Oracle Clusterware install
Using configuration parameter file: /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid/crs/install/crsconfig_params
OPatch is bundled with OCM, Enter the absolute OCM response file path:
/oragi/11.2.0.2/grid/OPatch/ocm
Patch does not contain /ora01/stage/9974223/bundle.xml
Enter 'yes' if you have unzipped this patch to an empty directory to proceed (yes/no):yes
The opatch minimum version check for patch /ora01/stage/9974223/custom failed for /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid
The opatch minimum version check for patch /ora01/stage/9974223/etc failed for /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid
The opatch minimum version check for patch /ora01/stage/9974223/files failed for /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid
Opatch version check failed for oracle home /oragi/11.2.0.2/grid
Opatch version check failed
update the opatch version for the failed homes and retry

Changes

Application of Patch 9974223.

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms