How to Upgrade Minor Version of JDK in the Oracle Home Directory

(Doc ID 2286866.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version 8.1.7.0 and later
Generic Linux
Generic UNIX

Goal

What are the steps to upgrade the minor version of Java SE in the $ORACLE_HOME directory?  An example would be an upgrade from Java SE 6 update 31 (1.6.0_31) to 6 update 151 (1.6.0_151).
 

Solution

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