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opatchauto: apply fails with OPATCHAUTO-68108 (Doc ID 2255697.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018

Applies to:

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


opatchauto apply fails with the below error message:

[root@<host01>[16:06:14-CEST]] ~ # opatchauto apply /home/oracle/24968615 -oh /opt/grid/oracle/product/

OPatchauto session is initiated at Wed Mar 29 16:06:26 2017

System initialization log file is /opt/grid/oracle/product/

Session log file is /opt/grid/oracle/product/
The id for this session is QGQ9
OPATCHAUTO-68108: Address resolution failed.
OPATCHAUTO-68108: Unable to resolve host address for <host01>
OPATCHAUTO-68108: Verify that a valid host name was provided and is resolvable.
OPatchAuto failed.

OPatchauto session completed at Wed Mar 29 16:06:30 2017
Time taken to complete the session 0 minute, 4 seconds

opatchauto failed with error code 42


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