Opatch failed with error code 73 : OPatch cannot load inventory from given Oracle Home (Doc ID 2078847.1)

Last updated on APRIL 18, 2017

Applies to:

Siebel CRM - Version 15.5 [IP2015] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 15.5 [IP2015] version, Installation

When attempting to check the patch details using OPatch the following error occurs.

ERROR
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OPatch cannot load inventory from given Oracle Home
Opatch failed with error code 73


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Install IP2015 Tools.
2. Check the opatch lsinventory to check if the patch is applied successfully.
3. The above error occurs.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
NA

Cause

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