Patch downloaded from My Oracle Support has different hash value from digest

(Doc ID 2268583.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 05, 2017

Applies to:

My Oracle Support - Version 3.3.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Customer may report to check if a patch is broken since the hash value is different from the one described in digest on the patch download window.

It indicates that the patch content is different from expected one. To check hash value, customer can use 'CertUtil -hashfile' under Windows,

    ex.)  $ CertUtil -hashfile C:\Users\<user_name>\Downloads\<patch_file_name> MD5

or others:  How to Verify the Integrity of a Patch/Software Download? [Video] (<Document 549617.1>)

Cause

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