'opatch auto can not proceed without id command' if not in full root environment (Doc ID 1968335.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 12, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

opatch auto fails:

# opatch auto /u01/sq/admin/gi_patch/19955028 -ocmrf /u01/sq/admin/gi_patch/uconfig.rsp
id command not avaliable!
opatch auto can not proceed without id command!


# id
uid=0(root) gid=0(root) groups=0(root)

# which id
/usr/bin/id

Cause

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