Time for action – patch set upgrade of physical standby

For upgrading a patch set from to in the Data Guard environment with the SQL* Plus command line, execute the following steps:

  1. Install on the primary and standby server. Download Patch 10404530: PATCH SET FOR ORACLE DATABASE SERVER from http://support.oracle.com, which comes with seven zipped files of total 5 GB, and unzip filesystem can be downloaded from https://edelivery.oracle.com/. Ensure that the unzipped directory's owner is Oracle. From the database directory, initiate runInstaller from the primary database server, as shown in the following screenshot:
  2. Once the GUI is launched, you will have several options, if you would like to get security updates ...

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