This question is coming up on a regular basis for obvious reasons whenever we speak to customers about Oracle Database 12.2 and 18c: When does patching end for Oracle Database 18.104.22.168?
When does patching end for Oracle Database 22.214.171.124?
Actually Roy and I are explaining this topic in our The New Release and Patching Model presentation:
Annual releases, such as Oracle 126.96.36.199, Oracle 18c, Oracle 19c and so on, get a minimum of 2 years patching after the succeeding release is available. This means, as soon as Oracle 18c is available, the previous release – Oracle Database 188.8.131.52 – …Continue reading...