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OPatch Encounters Issues During Make on Unix Based "Client Only" Installations (Doc ID 282532.1)

Last updated on MARCH 31, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Net Services - Version to [Release 9.0.1 to 10.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Using OPatch to install a patch on an Oracle client only installation* fails when running make commands.

 * A client only installation is an Oracle Home with just the client installed and no RDBMS.

For example:


OPatch encounters the following issues during Make:

There were problems running make commands. The errors encountered were:

Error for command: cd /oracle/

make -f client_sharedlib 2>&1

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