Oracle 12cR1 Upgrade : Why utlu121s.sql reports "Oracle Server" component status as "UPGRADED" instead of "VALID" after Manual Upgrade?

(Doc ID 1572878.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.2.0.1 [Release 12.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Why utlu121s.sql reports "Oracle Server" component status as "UPGRADED" instead of "VALID" after Manual Upgrade?

DBA_REGISTRY also reports CATALOG and CATPROC in "UPGRADED" status as shown below:

Solution

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