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12.2 E-Business Suite Online Patching ADOP Prepare Phase Fails With Error '[UNEXPECTED]Error occurred running /admin/scripts/ start' And 'Error 1 occurred executing Start Apps Listener' (Doc ID 2209073.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


E-Business Suite 12.2 Applications DBA, Online Patching ADOP Utilities issues


When attempting to execute an adop patching cycle to apply a patch (for example: Patch 22309491:R12.AP.C), the following error occurs in adop prepare phase:

[EVENT] Starting Apps listener.
  [PROCEDURE] [START 2016/10/12 14:41:31] Start the Apps Listener
  [PROCEDURE] [START 2016/10/12 14:41:32] Start Apps Listner
  [UNEXPECTED]Error occurred running "sh /ora/apparpdev/arpDev/fs2/inst/apps/DEV_dfadapp1/admin/scripts/ start"
  [UNEXPECTED]Error 1 occurred executing Start Apps Listener
  [UNEXPECTED]Error calling startAppsListner subroutine.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Run adop phase=prepare

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot apply patch with online patching.


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