10.1.3 or 10.1.2 oPatch Fails With: java.lang.Exception: Wrong number of arguments (Doc ID 2106348.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.1.3 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 Applying 10.1.3 (could occur with a 10.1.2 patch as well) patch via opatch and am getting the following error:

...
...

Verifying patch...
OPATCH_JAVA_ERROR: Wrong number of arguments. VerifyPatch needs ORACLE_HOME, OUI location, patch location, patch ID and path to 'ar' command, no_inventory, OS_ID.
Exception in thread "main" java.lang.Exception: Wrong number of arguments. VerifyPatch needs ORACLE_HOME, OUI location, patch location, patch ID and path to 'ar' command, no_inventory, OS_ID.
at opatch.VerifyPatch.main(VerifyPatch.java:835)Verification of the patch failed.

 

ERROR: OPatch failed as verification of the patch failed.

 

 

Changes

 Applying a 10.1.3 patch

Cause

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