Patch 23569686 Has Failed In Application with "ORA-04021: timeout occurred while waiting to lock object"

(Doc ID 2363982.1)

Last updated on JUNE 20, 2018

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

On:  12.1.3 version, Patch Application Issues
When attempting to apply patch 23569686,
the following error occurs:


The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Have database session locking the GV_$INSTANCE Table/Procedure/Type object
2. Apply patch 23569686

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot apply patch 23569686.

Changes

 

Cause

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