Opatch Command Fails with Error:"OPatch Cannot Load Inventory for the Given Oracle Home"
Last updated on JUNE 16, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
On : 10.2.0.5 version, Dataserver Installation and Relinking issue
When attempting to run opatch lsinventory,the following error occurs.:
/oracle/app10205/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch_history.txt (Permission denied)
Inventory load failed... OPatch cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home.
LsInventorySession failed: LsInventory cannot create the log directory /oracle/app10205/cfgtoollogs/opatch/lsinv/lsinventory2011-03-27_15-37-05PM.txt
OPatch failed with error code 73
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
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