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How to Unpack a Package in to ADR (Doc ID 745960.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When an IPS generated package is received, it needs to be unpacked. The unpacking step recreates the ADR directory structure, uncompresses all included files, and imports all exported ADR metadata.

You can still use Winzip to extract the files but ADRCI unpacks the files in a structured way and files are easy to access.

This document gives you the steps to unpack.


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