Applying Patch 6702510 on the IAS (10.1.3) ORACLE_HOME, OPatch Fails: "Oracle Home does not meet OUI version requirements. It requires OUI version 10.2 or above"

(Doc ID 847480.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 04, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Application Install - Version 12.0.4 to 12.0.6 [Release 12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On R12 when attempting to apply 6702510 to the IAS (10.1.3) ORACLE_HOME, the following error occurs:

$ opatch apply
Invoking OPatch

Oracle Interim Patch Installer version
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Oracle Home : /opt/local/application/orafin/applmgr/r12sand/apps/tech_st/10.1.3
Central Inventory : /opt/local/application/orafin/applmgr/oraInventory
from : /etc/oraInst.loc
OPatch version :
OUI version :
OUI location : /opt/local/application/orafin/applmgr/r12sand/apps/tech_st/10.1.3/oui
Log file location :

Patch history file:

ApplySession failed:
The Oracle Home does not meet OUI version requirement.
This OPatch (version detects OUI version in the home.
It requires OUI version 10.2 or above.

System intact, OPatch will not attempt to restore the system


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