PREPARE Phase, Oracle Apps Online Patching 1

The PREPARE Phase In the PREPARE phase, ADOP does a series of validations and then “prepares” the system for an online patching cycle. Here is a rundown of what happens step-by-step when we run adop phase=prepare First, it preforms the verification of parameters and checks for various minor pre-reeqs Performing […]

Oracle Apps Online Patching – An Overview 1

This is the first post in a series which will dissect online patching internals.   With E-Business Suite 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 […]