Datapatch Fails with Error :“Can’t load ‘%ORACLE_HOME%/perl/site/ib/auto/DBD/Oracle.dll’ for module DBD::Oracle: load_file: The specified module could not be found” (Doc ID 2193420.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

 ‘Datapath -verbose’ fails with below error

 

D:\app\oracle\product\12.1.0.2\db_1\OPatch>datapatch -verbose

Can't load 'D:/app/oracle/product/12.1.0.2/db_1/perl/site/lib/auto/DBD/Oracle/Oracle.dll' for module DBD::Oracle: load_file:The specified module could not be found at D:/app/oracle/product/12.1.0.2/db_1/perl/lib/DynaLoader.pm line 190.

at D:\app\oracle\product\12.1.0.2\db_1\\sqlpatch/sqlpatch.pm line 169

Compilation failed in require at D:\app\oracle\product\12.1.0.2\db_1\\sqlpatch/sqlpatch.pm line 169.

 

Cause

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