July 2018 Update, Revision, BPs, PSUs – delays and other issues

This is a Friday morning blog post. And actually I had no intention to write it. I don’t mean it offensive. But yesterday I received an interesting email from Frits Hoogland from Enkitec/Accenture. Frits asked me about the July RUR and some unlogic things on MOS. Once I had answered his email, the next question came in. Hence, I thought I need to write something about our July 2018 Update, Revision, BPs, PSUs – delays and other issues. From being on stage at last year’s DOAG Conference for a “Patching Forum” I know that things aren’t as obvious as we…

ORAWORLD Mag: Oracle Database Patching – Tips & Tricks

Thanks to DOAG and the ORAWORLD Magazine, my article is released in the current September 2018 ORAWORLD Mag: Oracle Database Patching – Tips & Tricks ORAWORLD Mag: Oracle Database Patching – Tips & Tricks You’ll find my article about Database Patching – Tips & Tricks on page 28ff in the September 2018 issue if the ORAWORLD magazine. Please download it from here. And of course, you will find other issues on the website of the ORAWORLD Magazine: http://www.oraworld.org/home/ Further Information Why should you use the most recent version of OPatch? When you patch, please use UPDATES – and not REVISIONS…