opatch apply fails with error :" UtilSession failed: Map failed java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Map failed" (Doc ID 2144627.1)

Last updated on JULY 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

opatch patch apply fails with error : UtilSession failed: Map failed java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Map failed

Please shutdown Oracle instances running out of this ORACLE_HOME on the local system.
(Oracle Home = ‘/u01/app/11.2.0.3’)

Is the local system ready for patching? [y|n]
Y (auto-answered by -silent)
User Responded with: Y
Backing up files…
UtilSession failed: Map failed
java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Map failed
Log file location: /u01/app/11.2.0.3/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2016-05-04_20-28-56PM_1.log

OPatch failed with error code 73

 

 

Cause

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