opatchauto apply fails: ERROR: OCM Response file could not be found. (Doc ID 1595019.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 15, 2013

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 

Applying a 12c patch with opatchauto fails:

 

# <GI_HOME>/OPatch/opatchauto apply /home/grid/tmp/17272829
OPatch Automation Tool
Copyright (c) 2013, Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.

OPatchauto version : 12.1.0.1.2
OUI version : 12.1.0.1.0
Running from : /ocw/c101

opatchauto log file: /ocw/c101/cfgtoollogs/opatchauto/17272829/opatch_gi_2013-10-21_15-02-45_deploy.log

NOTE: OCM Response file has two default locations:
1. <ORACLE_HOME>/OPatch/ocm.rsp
2. <ORACLE_HOME>/OPatch/ocm/bin/ocm.rsp
These locations can be overridden by using '-ocmrf' command-line option

ERROR: OCM Response file could not be found.
Parameter Validation: FAILED

Opatchauto Session failed: Invalid command line parameters

opatchauto failed with error code 2.

 

 

Cause

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