opatch report "ERROR: Prereq checkApplicable failed." when Applying Grid Infrastructure patch

(Doc ID 1417268.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following opatch command fails:

$ export ORACLE_HOME=/u02/grid/11.2.0
$ $ORACLE_HOME/OPatch/opatch prereq CheckApplicable -ph /stage/patches/13653086 -oh /u02/grid/11.2.0
..

Invoking prereq "checkapplicable"

ZOP-46: The patch(es) are not applicable on the Oracle Home because some patch actions are not applicable. All required components, however, are installed.

Prereq "checkApplicable" for patch 13653086 failed.
..
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/crsd.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'crsd.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/crsd.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/gnsd" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'gnsd' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/gnsd'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/gnsd.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'gnsd.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/gnsd.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/oclskd.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'oclskd.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/oclskd.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/octssd.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'octssd.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/octssd.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/ohasd.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'ohasd.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/ohasd.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/ologgerd" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'ologgerd' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/ologgerd'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/orarootagent.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'orarootagent.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/orarootagent.bin'
Copy Action: Desctination File "/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/osysmond.bin" is not writeable.
'oracle.crs, 11.2.0.2.0': Cannot copy file from 'osysmond.bin' to '/u02/grid/11.2.0/bin/osysmond.bin'



Or opatch auto command fails with:

8. /u01/app/11.2.0/grid/OPatch/opatch prereq CheckApplicable -ph /media/software/server/RAC_Servers/Patches/SYSTEST/17735354/17540582 -oh /u01/app/11.2.0/grid

2014-02-06 19:25:49: ERROR: Prereq checkApplicable failed. Refer log file for more details.

 

 

Cause

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