Patching

How to Apply Patch in Oracle Database

Posted on
Keeping your database running with the newest release of Oracle software might be a critical job for DBA to implement. In this post, I will talk about the steps that we apply patch. Pre-Patching 1. Get the Latest OPatch Before any patching, you have to make sure your OPatch utility is the latest version in […]
Patching

How to Download Newest OPatch Utility

Posted on
Add OPatch to $PATH If you’re the first time to apply patches, you have to add OPatch to $PATH in order to apply your patches anywhere. If you have done it, you can skip this step. [oracle@test ~]$ vi .bash_profile … export PATH=$PATH:$ORACLE_HOME/OPatch [oracle@test ~]$ . .bash_profile [oracle@test ~]$ which opatch … Newest OPatch Download […]