Opatch Fails During Patch Installation (Cannot copy file from 'oradism') (Doc ID 1383023.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2011

Applies to:

Oracle Server - Enterprise Edition - Version: 11.2.0.3 and later   [Release: 11.2 and later ]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

Symptoms


'oradism' is specific to Oracle Solaris only

If while applying a patch fails on 'oradism':

...
Oracle Interim Patch Installer version 11.2.0.1.9
Copyright (c) 2011, Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.


Oracle Home : /grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid
Central Inventory : /grid11g/oraInventory
from : /grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid/oraInst.loc
OPatch version : 11.2.0.1.9
OUI version : 11.2.0.3.0
Log file location : /grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2011-12-03_14-44-34PM.log

Applying interim patch '13454354' to OH '/grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid'
Verifying environment and performing prerequisite checks...
Prerequisite check "CheckApplicable" failed.
The details are:

Patch 13454354:
Copy Action: Destination File "/grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid/bin/oradism" is not writeable.
'oracle.rdbms, 11.2.0.3.0': Cannot copy file from 'oradism' to '/grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid/bin/oradism'


[ Error during Prerequisite for apply Phase]. Detail: ApplySession failed during prerequisite checks: Prerequisite check "CheckApplicable" failed.
Log file location: /grid11g/app/product/11.2.0.3/grid/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2011-12-03_14-44-34PM.log

Recommended actions: This patch requires some components to be installed in the home. Either the Oracle Home doesn't have the components or this patch is not suitable for this Oracle Home.

OPatch failed with error code 39

Note: The failure is not specific to the above patch or unpublished bug.

Cause

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