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How to Rollback a Failed Interim Patch Installation (Doc ID 312767.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 29, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Universal Installer - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.


During the installation of an Interim patch using OPatch, the follow error is returned:

OPatch has encountered an error during the application of the patch.

Do you want to Stop:

Beginning with OPatch, the following will be included:

Replying 'Y' will terminate the patch installation immediately.It WILL NOT restore any updates that have been performed to this point. It WILL NOT update the inventory.
Replying 'N' will continue with updating the inventory showing the patch has been applied.
NOTE: After replying either 'Y' or 'N' it is critical to review:
      Metalink Note 312767.1 How to rollback a failed Interim patch installation.
Do you want to STOP?
Please respond Y|N >


Interim patch was applied.


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