R12.2: 'Maintain Snapshot' Option Fails With "Incorrect number of arguments" Error
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 06, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.2 to 12.2.4 [Release 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
When attempting to run 'Maintain Snapshot' using adadmin in EBS 12.2.x version, the following error occurs:
Reading: Product = "[prod_short_name]", Directory = "sql"
Incorrect number of arguments at line [n1] of temporary output file:
Expected 2 arguments, found [n2]
AD Administration error:
Unable to get files for "patch" subdirectory
adusnapMaintainSnapshot() : Error calling adusnapUpdateCurrentView2()
Recording Adadmin action :ADADMIN_UPDATE_CURRENT_VIEW
Error calling adusnapPartialCurVw()
Error calling adusnapMaintainSnapshot
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Upgrade to AD/TXK delta 5.
2. Run 'Maintain Snapshot' using adadmin.
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