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  • April 24, 2012

OBIEE released ( as patch 13742915)

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As we hear from the communities, OBIEE has been released on 20th of April ( see  here ).

As stated by Ian there is some background info that needs to be taken into consideration:

Who Should Apply This Patch

  • This
    patch is highly recommended for all the customers who are using Oracle
    Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
  • This patch is
    primarily intended to improve quality as it includes some high priority
    bugs. Please see the Fixed bugs list (in the patch readme) for the

NOTE: Customers who are currently using a version
earlier than Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
should not apply this patch.

Important Information for Customers using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Suite version

Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition customers currently running
version may encounter patch conflicts if this patch is

A patch conflict occurs when two or more patches have
some files in common but contain independent fixes, resulting in a roll
back of previously applied fixes. It is very important that
customers currently running version pay attention to any
notifications regarding conflicting patches presented by Opatch during
application of this patch, as these patches will be rolled back if patch
application continues.  Any patch rolled back due to the application of
this PSU must be re-built for this patch before you can reinstall that
Open a service request with Oracle Support to request a merged patch if required.

Thanks for sharing this important bit of info, Ian. 

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Comments ( 2 )
  • guest Tuesday, May 8, 2012

    Hi, can you help me understand the patching necessary to get OBIEE up to version In addition to the patch noted above, I also see patches:

    13614169 BI Publisher

    13917399 OBIEE ADF componenets

    plus others related to RTD, the "BI Installer" and "BI Installer EPM".

    Which of these need to be installed to get OBIEE and BI Publisher updated to Also, why isn't there just one patch?

  • Webmaster Thursday, May 10, 2012

    here is the answer from Ian:


    They need to start from OBIEE To upgrade OBIEE, I just used the OBIEE patch (13742915).

    If you look at the readme files, this is the main patch, the other patches only fix a very few number of bugs, whereas this patch fixes lots of them.


    We hope this helps

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