How do you apply a Patchset,PSU or CPU in a Data Guard Physical Standby configuration (Doc ID 278641.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 14, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.1.0.2 to 11.2.0.4 [Release 10.1 to 11.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 12.1]
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To apply an Interim Patchset for example the 10.2.0.4 Patchset or January 2010 10.2.0.4 RDBMS PSU, to both the Primary and Standby Sites.


For Dg configuration with Logical Standby Refer, "Upgrading Oracle Database with a Logical Standby Database In Place (Doc ID 437276.1)".


The process of applying the Patchset/PSU/CPU to a Primary and Standby site are same, however post upgrade/patch changes are not applied directly on standby due to the nature of Physical standby(mount/open read only).

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