Friday Aug 14, 2015

New Knowledge Article: OBIA: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets

The following new My Oracle Support Knowledge Article is available:

OBIA: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets
Doc ID 2005366.1

This article provides the Oracle Business Intelligence Applications (OBIA) recommended versions and required patches for a successful BI Applications

To assist in locating this article for all future updates, it can be easily bookmarked.

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Questions specific to OBIA ...

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Tuesday Jul 15, 2014

OBIEE Version

The Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 11g Bundle Patch is now available to download via My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates.

This is provided as single Bundle Patch  Patch  18818588 and is comprised of the following:

  • 1 of 8 Oracle BI Installer (BIINST) - Patch 16913445
  • 2 of 8 Oracle BI Publisher (BIP) - Patch 18841070
  • 3 of 8 EPM Components Installed from BI Installer (BIFNDNEPM) - Patch 18657616
  • 4 of 8 Oracle BI Server (BIS) - Patch 18841084
  • 5 of 6 Oracle BI Presentation Services (BIPS) - Patch 18841078
  • 6 of 8 Oracle Real-Time Decisions (RTD) - Patch 17300045
  • 7 of 8 Oracle BI ADF Components (BIADFCOMPS) - Patch 16997936
  • 8 of 8 Oracle BI Platform Client Installers and MapViewer - Patch 18841089

NOTE: Also required to be downloaded:

Patch 16569379 - Dynamic Monitoring Service patch

For compatibility of Enterprise Manager pages with Internet Explorer 11:

Patch 18277370 - Merge Request On Top Of For Bugs 18071063 18176711

This patch set is available for all customers who are using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition

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NOTE: It is also available for Exalytics customers who have applied the Exalytics PS3 patch.

For more information refer to:

OBIEE 11g Bundle Patch is Available for OBIEE and Exalytics [Doc ID 1907571.1]

The OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches are cumulative - the content of the previous bundle patches are included in this latest bundle patch.

Ensure to review the Readme documentation for further important patch information. 
This is available via the My Oracle Support | Patches & Updates screen when downloading.

Keep up to-date with the latest OBIEE Patches and Patch Set Updates by visiting:

OBIEE 11g: Required and Recommended Patches and Patch Sets [Doc ID 1488475.1]

Wednesday Jan 22, 2014

OBIEE bundle patch for Linux 64-bit

OBIEE bundle patch is not currently available on Linux 64-bit.

The patch has been withdrawn.

If you have already downloaded and applied it to Linux 64-bit, you might experience that OBIEE will not start or will generate core dump.

More information can be found in note 1616208.1 - OBIEE on Linux 64-bit Might Generate Core Dump or Not Start.

 A new patch will be made available in the near future and we'll update the blog at that time.

Update (29-Jan-2014): The OBIEE bundle patch for Linux 64-bit is now available refer: Blog Post

Monday Nov 26, 2012

The November OBIEE Bundle Patch has been released

The November Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition - OBIEE Bundle Patch is now available for download from My Oracle Support

For OBIEE on, the plan is to run a monthly bundle patch bundle patch includes 67 bug fixes. bundle patch is cumulative, so it includes everything in,,, and

Please note that this release is only recommended for BI customers i.e. not customers on Fusion Apps

Bundled Patch Details bundle patch is available for the supported platforms :

  • Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
  • Linux x86 (32-bit)
  • Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
  • Linux x86-64 (64-bit)
  • Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
  • Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
  • IBM AIX PPC (64-bit)
  • HPUX- IA (64-bit)

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Lia, Torben, Paul, Julie


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