Some of the workers were waiting indefinitely during an 18.104.22.168 upgrade as the DB connection could not be made. The worker error log showed:
Start time for file is: Wed Jul 02 2008 06:49:18
sqlplus -s APPS/***** @$PA_TOP/patch/115/sql/paupg007.sql &un_pa &batchsize 4 48
ORA-12203: TNS:unable to connect to destination
Some of the workers failed with the same error
HIDEPW: $FND_TOP/bin/FNDGFU APPS/TIB5C1US 0 Y PROGRAM_NAME=FND_HELP CONTENT_MAP=@FND:admin/import/fndgfu.txt PROGRAM_TAG
=OKS:10 LANGUAGE=US @OKS:help/US/oks11511084417.htm
$FND_TOP/bin/FNDGFU &ui_apps 0 Y PROGRAM_NAME=FND_HELP CONTENT_MAP=@FND:admin/import/fndgfu.txt PROGRAM_TAG=OKS:10 LANGU
APP-FND-01564: ORACLE error 12203 in AFPCOA
Cause: AFPCOA failed due to ORA-12203: TNS:unable to connect to destination.
The SQL statement being executed at the time of the error was: and was executed
from the file .
AD Worker error:
The above program failed with error code 1.
See the AD Worker log file and/or the program log file for details.
We stopped all workers. Bounced DB listener.
set status='W', control_code='W';
Restarted adpatch. It went fine after that.
We are still trying to find the root cause of this issue.
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