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Opatch fails with "The patch is not applicable for <GI_HOME>" or "The patch is not applicable for <RDBMS_HOME>" message (Doc ID 1580746.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 18, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.1 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Opatch failed with the following error:
The patch is not applicable for <GRID_HOME>
patch /<PATH>/patch/16619898 apply failed for home <GRID_HOME>

 

The <GRID_HOME> is GI_HOME.


The same error can occur when a patch is getting applied to the RDBMS_HOME.  The error message will point to the RDBMS_HOME in that case.

 

 

Changes

 

Cause

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