Opatch failed with error "Can't create make file Permission denied" (Doc ID 2207566.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2016

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

From the patch installation log:

UtilSession failed: Can't create make file "$ORACLE_HOME/.patch_storage/NApply/2016-10-16_01-37-40AM/make.txt". : Permission denied

The permission for the directory "$ORACLE_HOME/.patch_storage" and the sub-directories are fine.

 



Cause

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