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E-Business Suite Applications DBA Top Adpatch Patch Application Issues For Release 11i And 12.x (Doc ID 1444322.1)

Last updated on JUNE 07, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Order Management - Version 12.2.7 to 12.2.7 [Release 12.2]
Oracle Applications DBA - Version to 12.2 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.2Cloud]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 The goal of this document is to describe the commonly used best practices about patching for E-business Suite Release 11i ( and Release 12 (up to 12.1.3).

This document includes:

Main Steps for Troubleshooting Errors:


For more information on patching, see the following reference documentation:

Release 11i

Release 12

Troubleshooting Steps

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In this Document
Troubleshooting Steps
 1. How To Minimize The Risk When Applying A Patch
 2. How To Reduce System Downtime
 3. How To Plan A Smart Patching Strategy
 4. How To Identify The Location And Meaning Of Patching Logs
 5. How To Identify If A Patch Is Already Applied
 6. How To Solve Performance Issues During A Patch
 7. You Are Not Able To Find 64bit Version Of An Applications Patch
 8. How To Solve Relinking Errors During Patching 
 9. How To Solve Invalid Objects After Patching
 10. How To Solve Failures For Libraries (.pll/.plx) 
 11. How To Solve Failures For US Forms (.fmb)
 12. How To Solve Failures For NLS Forms (.fmb) 
 13. How To Solve Failures For .ldt (FNDLOAD) Files
 14. How To Solve Failures For .sql Files
 15. How To Solve Failures For .odf Files
 16. How To Solve Failures For .xdf Files (oracle.apps.fnd.odf2.FndXdfCmp)
 17. How To Solve Failures For XLIFFImporter (.xlf) Files
 18. How To Solve Failures For XLIFFLoader (.xlf) files
 19. How To Solve Error: "File in patch is not a known Oracle Applications file"
 20. How To Solve Error: "This patch is not compatible with your current codelines"
 21. How To Solve After Patch is Applied, Java Class Version Is Not Correct (As Per Patch Read Me)
 22. How To Solve Incorrect Fonts In Self Service Pages After Patching
 23. How To Identify Recommended Patches For A Product
 24.  How to determine the number of adpatch workers ?

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