Patch Manager Fails To Apply Patch if no Metalink Credential is Set (Doc ID 1325093.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 12, 2016

Applies to:

Application Management Pack for Oracle E-Business Suite - Version 3.1.0 to 4.01 [Release 3 to 4.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Patch Manager version 3.1 fails to apply patch if Metalink credentials are not set and access through the firewall is not allowed.

The following error occurs:

at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream(HttpURLConnection.java:794)
at oracle.apps.acp.pm.util.DownloadPatch.main(DownloadPatch.java:107)
failed to download file

Error : Patch p10051762_R12.FA.A_R12_GENERIC.zip could not be retrieved from https://updates.oracle.com to directory /tmp

Cause

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