The Rapid Clone tool is used to create a working identical copy of an existing Oracle E-Business Suite 12.1 environment. There are several ways of using Rapid Clone, including cloning a single node environment to another single node environment, adding additional nodes to an existing environment, and reducing nodes when cloning a multinode environment to a single node clone.
The guide to using Rapid Clone in EBS 12.1 environments is:
When things go wrong
Given the variety of ways that this tool can be used, it is inevitable that some things might not go as expected. When that happens, it's helpful to have a troubleshooting framework to narrow down the possible root causes and identify a solution.
If you've encountered a problem with Rapid Clone, your first stop should be:
This excellent Note covers the most-common questions and issues associated with Rapid Clone, such as: