opatchauto Fails With OPATCHAUTO-72050: System instance creation failed. (Doc ID 2289308.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

 While analyzing GI PSU 12.1.0.2.170117,Opatchauto gives the below error-

[root@rachost1 24917825]# /oracrs/crs12102c/OPatch/opatchauto apply -analyze

OPatchauto session is initiated at Thu Jun 29 21:32:01 2017

System initialization log file is /oracrs/crs12102c/cfgtoollogs/opatchautodb/systemconfig2017-06-29_09-32-04PM.log.

Failed: You must NOT be logged in as root (uid=0) when running /oracrs/crs12102c/bin/cluvfy.
The result of cluvfy command does not contain OVERALL_STATUS String.
OPATCHAUTO-72050: System instance creation failed.
OPATCHAUTO-72050: Failed while retrieving system information.
OPATCHAUTO-72050: Please check log file for more details.

OPatchauto session completed at Thu Jun 29 21:32:09 2017
Time taken to complete the session 0 minute, 8 seconds

Topology creation failed.

 

Cause

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