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Global and Local Inventory explained (Doc ID 360079.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle E-Business Suite Technology Stack - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Oracle Applications DBA - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Oracle Applications Manager - Version to [Release 11.5.10]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Application Install - Version: 11.5.1 to 11.5.10


This note is for information purposes only.

Under no circumstances must the files under the Global or Local inventory be amended manually.  Only Oracle Utilities such as Oracle Universal Installer (OUI), Rapid Install (rapidwiz), Opatch, RapidClone and perl scripts such as are used to update the Global or Local Inventory.

Making manual changes may corrupt the inventory.  Any upgrades to the ORACLE_HOME will not be possible if this occurs.  This could result in having to reinstall the ORACLE_HOME, and re-applying all patchsets or patches.  


This note is intended for all Oracle Applications 11i DBAs


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