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Opatchauto Prompting Local Password During Execution (Doc ID 2366143.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Backup Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

opatchauto prompting for Local password when executed through sudo setup.

For example, below prompt message receive when applying the Grid Infrastructure PSU Patchset, in this situation, Patch# 26635815 - Grid Infrastructure Patch Set Update 12.1.0.2.171017.

rac1:/home/oracle $ sudo $GRID_HOME/OPatch/opatchauto apply /u00/patches/PSU/12c/LINUX_12102_GRID_PATCH/OCT2017/26635815 -analyze

Local Password:    <<<<<<<<

rac1:/home/oracle $

 

Cause

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