Online Patching


APPLY Phase, Oracle Apps Online Patching

The APPLY phase is where ADOP does the actual patching. It parses the arguments and, looks if the system is ready for APPLY phase (is PREPARE run and completed successfully) and then internally invokes adpatch to apply the patches. In a single ADOP phase, you can run as many number […]


Oracle Apps Online Patching – An Overview 1

This is the first post in a series which will dissect online patching internals.   With E-Business SuiteĀ 12.2.4, Oracle introduced a revolutionary feature called Online Patching, which cut down the downtime required for patching drastically. This comes very handy to those shops who need to be online as much as […]