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"syntax error at line 185: `>>' unexpected" error when executing (Doc ID 2527221.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2019

Applies to:

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


After upgrading EBS 11.5.9 to 12.1.3 (upgrade DB to, during startup of the AP Tier, the following
error is encountered.

Executing service control script:
<$INST_TOP>/admin/scripts/ start
Timeout specified in context file: 100 second(s)

script returned:

You are running version 120.7.12010000.3

.end std out.
<$INST_TOP>/admin/scripts/ syntax error at line 185: `>>' unexpected

1. Upgrade EBS R11.5.9 to R12.1.3 (upgrade DB to
2. Execute AutoConfig in DB Tier, and AP Tier.
3. Startup AP Tier service.


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