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Opatch failure due to "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" as Remote registry service holding files (Doc ID 2462952.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Generic Windows


Opatch was failing as some of executables are active .

Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.
The details are:

Following files are active :
[Sep 18, 2018 8:24:11 PM] [SEVERE] OUI-67073:UtilSession failed: Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.
[Sep 18, 2018 8:24:11 PM] [INFO] Finishing UtilSession at Tue Sep 18 20:24:11 CDT 2018
[Sep 18, 2018 8:24:11 PM] [INFO] Log file location: <DB_HOME>\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch2018-09-18_20-24-06PM_1.log
[Sep 18, 2018 8:24:11 PM] [INFO] Stack Description: java.lang.RuntimeException: Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.
at oracle.opatch.OPatchSessionHelper.runRollbackPrereqs(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.NRollback.legacy_process(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.NRollback.process(
at oracle.opatch.opatchutil.OUSession.nrollback(
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(
at oracle.opatch.UtilSession.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatchSession.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatch.process(
at oracle.opatch.OPatch.main(
Caused by: oracle.opatch.PrereqFailedException: Prerequisite check "CheckActiveFilesAndExecutables" failed.



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