Opatch 22.214.171.124.55 Fails With Error 'The Patch Directory Area Must Be A Number'
Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Universal Installer - Version 126.96.36.199.53 to 188.8.131.52.58
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 13-Oct-2015
Installation of an one-off patch with opatch version 184.108.40.206.55 fails with errors :
The patch directory area must be a number.
ERROR: OPatch failed because of problems in patch area.
Command syntax :
opatch apply -silent <stage dir>/<patch-id>
opatch -apply -silent /stage/patch/4741897
No log information is written in the directory $ORACLE_HOME/.patch_storage/<patch-ID>
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