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EBS 12.1.1: Autoconfig Fails While Running Scripts "" and "" with 11GR2 Database (Doc ID 1336807.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 02, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.1.1 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 29-Sep-2013***


On E-Business Suite 12.1.1 after a database upgrade to when attempting to run Autoconfig on the database tier, the following error occurs:

AutoConfig could not successfully execute the following scripts:
Directory: <RDBMS_ORACLE_HOME>/appsutil/install/<SID_hostname> INSTE8_PRF 1

AutoConfig could not successfully execute the following scripts:
Directory:<RDBMS_ORACLE_HOME>/appsutil/install/<SID_hostname> INSTE8_APPLY 1

AutoConfig is exiting with status 2
Both the scripts also show the following error:

SP2-1503: Unable to initialize Oracle call interface
SP2-0152: ORACLE may not be functioning properly
.end std out.

.end err out.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Upgrade from to R12.1.1.
2. Database to
3. Run Autoconfig on the Database Tier.


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