EBS 12.2 Essential Bundle Fixes for AD Delta 5 and TXK Delta 5 (Doc ID 1934471.1)

EBS 12.2 Essential Bundle Fixes for AD Delta 5 and TXK Delta 5 (Doc ID 1934471.1)

if any of the below features are interesting to your deployment then please review the doc and apply the essential bundle patches on 12.2.5 environment. Hope this helps to stabilize your environment.

Section 4: Features and Fixes in the Current Code level
The bundle fixes include implementation of the following AD and TXK features and fixes.

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EBS 12.2 Blocking a Concurrent Program while Online Patching

Will there be a need to Blocking a Concurrent Program while Online Patching in EBS 12.2 , if so then here are the steps.

  • Use the Concurrent Program window or page to edit your concurrent program definition.
  • Select the Incompatibilities button to open the Incompatible Programs window.
  • Add a new global incompatibility rule for your program with the following program:
    • Application Name: Applications DBA
    • Program Name: Online Patching In Progress (internal name: ADZDPATCH) concurrent program

    EBS 12.2 Validation Scripts for Prepare, Cutover and FS_Clone Phases

    Are you going to run Prepare, Cutover or FS_CLONE , then before you start the phases using ADOP tool if you would like to validate the instance if it is ready for those phases then here is a simple script.

    export RUN_CONTEXT_FILE=/testi/inst/fs1/inst/apps/testi_host1/appl/admin/testi_host1.xml
    export PATCH_CONTEXT_FILE=/testi/inst/fs2/inst/apps/testi_host1/appl/admin/testi_host1.xml

    perl $AD_TOP/patch/115/bin/txkADOPValidations.pl  -contextfile=$RUN_CONTEXT_FILE -patchctxfile=$PATCH_CONTEXT_FILE -phase=fs_clone -logloc=/tmp
    perl $AD_TOP/patch/115/bin/txkADOPValidations.pl  -contextfile=$RUN_CONTEXT_FILE -patchctxfile=$PATCH_CONTEXT_FILE -phase=prepare -logloc=/tmp
    perl $AD_TOP/patch/115/bin/txkADOPValidations.pl  -contextfile=$RUN_CONTEXT_FILE -patchctxfile=$PATCH_CONTEXT_FILE -phase=cutover -logloc=/tmp

    Review the logfile that gets created under /tmp

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    ORA-06508 in an EBS 12.2 environment ?

    Custom.pll template are sometimes used wrong. In case of 12.2 make sure you use the splotchy 12.2 template to put in you customizations. In case if you are migrating from a older release make sure it is created from the latest versions. You can check the version using adident package. ORA-06508 are known to be a problem with older custom.pll template.

    $APPLTMP directory in R12.2 Multi Node

    $APPLTMP directory in R12.2 if placed in a shared location in a multi node environment the there are know complications in multi node cutover. So best to leave it under INST top for each node.