The first RU (Release Update) for Oracle 22.214.171.124 is available
Just in case the port you are looking for is not available right now please see the ETA dates in the link below.
Details of the July 2017 Critical Patch Advisory
Find the General Information about the July 2017 Critical Patch Advisory here:
Find the Risk Matrix for the July 2017 Critical Patch Advisory here:
The details about the Database are included in this document:
MOS Note: 2261562.1 – Patch Set Update and Critical Patch Update July 2017 Availability Document
Please find the “Missing patches” in section 2.2 with proposed ETA dates.… [Read More]
After the removal of the first Oracle Database 126.96.36.199 Bundle Patch in May, the June 2017 Proactive Bundle Patch on Linux got released now:
The Proactive Bundle Patch 188.8.131.52.170620 contains the June Database Bundle Patch and the June Grid Infrastructure Patch Set Update.… [Read More]
All credits go to Ricardo Maeda as I knew that we’ll release a Bundle Patch for Oracle 184.108.40.206 sometime this week – but I couldn’t find it linked from the usual MOS notes. And please don’t ask my why that is.
Anyhow, with patch 2579308 you’ll get access to the first BP for Oracle Database 220.127.116.11.… [Read More]
Well, in my new role as unofficial Junior Product Manager for Patching (just kidding) I get asked once a day (at least!) via email or in customer meetings or workshops: Should we take the PSUs or the BPs?
Should we take the PSUs or the BPs ?
PSUs are Patch Set Updates, BPs are (sometimes called: Proactive) Bundle Patches.… [Read More]
What will you get when you download the most recent Oracle Database PSU or BP from October 2016?
MOS Note: 1683799.1 – 18.104.22.168 Patch Set – Availability and Known Issues is not entirely clear. Therefore lets shed some light …
This matrix in MOS Note: 1683799.1 tells you about the availability of PSUs and BPs for a regular database installation (non-RAC, non-Exadata).… [Read More]
Last night the July 2016 patches got released
Not all of them actually. In case you miss AIX, Intel Solaris and zLinux versions those should be available by Friday, July 22, 2016.
See the Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory July 2016 for further details, and especially the Database announcement on MOS.… [Read More]