Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Applications Technology Stack - Version 12.0 to 12.0 [Release 12.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This problem can occur on any platform.
When applying AS10g patches as described in <Note 437878.1> "Upgrading OracleAS 10g Forms and Reports in Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12" you provide the ias_admin password "secret" when prompted, but this returns an error
The password you have entered is incorrect. Please enter the ias_admin password that is assigned for this instance
You are sure that no other password has ever been configured for this instance
To confirm you are running into this specific issue, you can run the following command:
emctl authenticate secret
If this returns the following error string, then you will have this problem
emctl: line 336: cd:/nfs/bld/d22/rel12/AB1/apps/adr3x19ora/AS10102: No such file or directory
emctl: line 338: /nfs/bld/d22/rel12/AB1/apps/adr3x19ora/AS10102/perl/bin/perl: No such file or directory
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