My Oracle Support Banner

Analyzing the Error Code from patchadd/patchrm (Doc ID 1019215.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2023

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 and later
All Platforms


 Explanations and examples of patchadd / patchrm  error codes


There are various possible reasons for patchadd / patchrm to fail.

This document explains the error codes and shows examples how to interpret patchadd / patchrm error codes


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document
 Getting "patchadd" error: PaTcH_MsG 23
 Error while installing patches: pkgadd of package failed with error code 4
 pkgadd: ERROR: memory allocation failure, errno=0
 Patchadd fails to install with error 44 

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.