Inventory load failed... OPatch cannot load inventory for the given Oracle Home.
lsinventorySession failed: Unable to create patchObject
OPatch failed with error code 73
Please make sure that the following files exist:
There could be three causes for the issue:
- OPatch utility is old, you need to use the latest OPatch utility for the specific release. Utility can be downloaded from https://updates.oracle.com/download/6880880.html.
To install this patch simply extract the file "zipped file" using unzip or winzip, depending upon the platform. You should extract the zip file directly under the ORACLE_HOME.
- Your oraInst.loc is pointing to a wrong destination, please make sure that oraInst.loc is pointing to the destination where the specific product inventory is located.
- Your Oracle inventory is corrupt, to fix this please follow as below:
The solution is to recreate the central inventory.
# ./runInstaller -silent -attachHome ORACLE_HOME=$ORACLE_HOME ORACLE_HOME_NAME="<Name_Of_The_Oracle_Home>"
Note : Please replace <Name_Of_The_Oracle_Home> with the name that you want to give this OracleHome. (Reference: 864117.1)