Oracle 12c Deinstall Utility Fails When Using Non-Default Inventory Pointer (Doc ID 1984741.1)

Last updated on JUNE 09, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Attempt to deinstall Oracle 12c using the deinstall utility from ORACLE_HOME or staging directory fails when “-invPtrLoc” option is passed. If the inventory pointer for Oracle software is stored in a non-default location, the deinstall utility fails as follows

Oracle 12.1.0.1
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Cause

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