OPatch takes long time to complete the patching / stuck at "OUI-67117 backing up files" on Solaris Sparc

(Doc ID 2362958.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2018

Applies to:

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


PSU Patch apply takes a long time on solaris sparc OS. Especially while applying DB PSU / DBBP and GIPSU. The following are the observations


From log, It looks the task "OUI-67117 backing up files" is taking a lot of time in Solaris Sparc Environment.

With OPatch version, Applying PSU Jan2018 => 27105253 which is the database component of Patch 27010695: COMBO OF OJVM RU COMPONENT + DBRU -


Note: OJVM PSU does n't cause any issue. i.e., Patching of Java component in the same environment without error.


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