12cR1: preupgrd.sql fails to create preupgrade logs and fixup scripts. (Doc ID 1592431.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

preupgrd.sql fails to create the preupgrade logs with following warnings:

SQL> @preupgrd.sql
Loading Pre-Upgrade Package...
WARNING: Failed to open preupgrade.log for write access script will generate terminal output only
WARNING: Failed to open preupgrade_fixups.sql for write access script will not generate fixup scripts.

Cause

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