This is a Critical Patch Update (CPU). It is cumulative and includes all prior bundle and CPU patches.
If you have not applied libOVD (Patch 21895214) to the oracle_common home, then you need to apply it for new installations. If you have applied the Patch, then it is not necessary to apply it again.
The instructions to apply the patches are contained in the readme file for Patch 24668000 ; which is the master patch, consisting of individual zip files:
The single patches are not available separately and should all be applied according to the readme
NOTE: Refer to the readme for FULL list of instructions on how to install this bundle patch.
Prior to proceeding with this OBIEE Bundle Patch implementation and related downloads refer to the Readme file for important information. It is important to verify that the requirements and support paths for this patch are met as outlined within the Readme file.
The Readme file is available from the Patches & Updates download screen.
To locate the latest available Patch information visit the Knowledge Article:
OBIEE 11g: Required and Recommended Bundle Patches and Patch Sets
For an introduction to OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches, which includes information on the bundle patch lifecycle, availability, and version names, refer to Knowledge Article:
OBIEE Suite Bundle Patches
In addition, you should familiarize yourself with this new document:
Patch Set Update and Critical Patch Update October 2016 Availability
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In the MOS | Patches & Updates screen for OBIEE Patch 24668000, click the "Start a Discussion" and submit your review.Have a question for OBIEE specifically ....
The My Oracle Support Community " OBIEE (MOSC) " is the ideal first stop to seek & find product specific answers: