When Rolling Back Patchset 7 or 8 using patchrollback.sh script the "HOME NAME" is removed from INVENTORY.XML
Last updated on MARCH 02, 2017
Applies to:Siebel Financial Services CRM - Version 184.108.40.206.7 [IP2014] to 15.3 [IP2015] [Release V8 to V15]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Customer have applied 220.127.116.11 PS 7 or PS 8.
On rolling back to prior patchset via patchrollback.sh script the Siebel installation is no longer recognized and the following error occurs
Invoking OPatch 18.104.22.168.2
Oracle Interim Patch Installer version 22.214.171.124.2
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Oracle Home : /vol1/siebel
Central Inventory : /vol1/oracle/clients/oraInventory
from : /vol1/siebel/oraInst.loc
OPatch version : 126.96.36.199.2
OUI version : 188.8.131.52.0
OUI location : /vol1/siebel/oui
Log file location : /vol1/siebel/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch2015-08-12_05-54-21AM.log
Patch history file: /vol1/siebel/cfgtoollogs/opatch/opatch_history.txt
List of Homes on this system:
Home name= OraClient11g_home1, Location= "/vol1/oracle/clients/184.108.40.206"
Inventory load failed... OPatch cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home.
Possible causes are:
Oracle Home dir. path does not exist in Central Inventory
Oracle Home is a symbolic link
Oracle Home inventory is corrupted
LsInventorySession failed: OracleHomeInventory gets null oracleHomeInfo
OPatch failed with error code 73
Rolling back PS 7 or PS8 using patchrollback.sh script
With Patchset 7 we now use Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) to install patchsets. As part of this the patchrollback.sh script has been introduced to rollback Siebel Patchsets
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