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opatch apply fails with error $ORACLE_HOME/ctx/lib/lib*.so not writable while PSU Patching (Doc ID 2583814.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 01, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.4 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

DB PSU 29497421 11.2.0.4.190716 apply fails with error:

$$ORACLE_HOME/OPatch/opatch apply -oh $ORACLE_HOME -local -silent -ocmrf $OCMRF/ocm.rsp <Patch unzip  location>
Oracle Interim Patch Installer version 11.2.0.3.21
Copyright (c) 2019, Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.


Oracle Home : /opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db
Central Inventory : /opt/oracle/oraInventory
  from : /opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/oraInst.loc
OPatch version : 11.2.0.3.21
OUI version : 11.2.0.4.0
Log file location : /opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2019-08-15_21-38-17PM_1.log

Verifying environment and performing prerequisite checks...
Prerequisite check "CheckApplicable" failed.
The details are:

Patch 29497421:
Copy Action: Destination File "/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libccbf.so" is not writeable.
'oracle.ctx, 11.2.0.4.0': Cannot copy file from 'libccbf.so' to '/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libccbf.so'
Copy Action: Destination File "/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_bmp.so" is not writeable.
'oracle.ctx, 11.2.0.4.0': Cannot copy file from 'libde_bmp.so' to '/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_bmp.so'
Copy Action: Destination File "/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_hex.so" is not writeable.
'oracle.ctx, 11.2.0.4.0': Cannot copy file from 'libde_hex.so' to '/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_hex.so'
Copy Action: Destination File "/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_ss.so" is not writeable.
'oracle.ctx, 11.2.0.4.0': Cannot copy file from 'libde_ss.so' to '/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_ss.so'
Copy Action: Destination File "/opt/oracle/11.2.0.4/db/ctx/lib/libde_tree.so" is not writeable.

 

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