opatchauto apply fails with message "The user is root. OPatch cannot continue if the user is root." (Doc ID 2006427.1)

Last updated on MAY 06, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

opatchauto gives below error while apply patch

Cause

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