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Installing OBIEE 11g Bundle Patch on Windows

Posted by Santosh Kumar Gidadmani on October 17, 2014

The installation of the bundle patch is similar to

Patch 18818588 is the top-level patch and it contains all of the cumulative component patches.

Patch Abstract
16913445 Oracle Business Intelligence Installer (BIINST)
18841070 Oracle Business Intelligence Publisher (BIP)
18657616 Enterprise Performance Management Components Installed from BI Installer (BIFNDNEPM)
18841084 Oracle Business Intelligence Server (BISERVER)
18841078 Oracle Business Intelligence Presentation Services (BIPS)
17300045 Oracle Real-Time Decisions (RTD)
16997936 Oracle Business Intelligence ADF Components (BIADFCOMPS)
18841089 Oracle Business Intelligence Platform Client Installers and MapViewer

Download the patch and copy 18818588 file into D:OBIEE11g_HOMEOracle_BI118818588

And unzip all the files under 18818588 directory.

Set variables as below

Check for patch conflicts by entering the following command: opatch prereq CheckConflictAgainstOHWithDetail -ph ./

Installation Instructions

Unzip all the sub folders under main patch folder

You can apply patch in two ways

  1. Apply patch on all files and the command is opatch napply –skip_duplicate
  2. Apply patch on each file separately.

To apply each patch separately, navigate to each sub directory and type opatch apply

I have applied all at once.

If you have updated old patch like 17300417, it will roll back and apply new patches.

Post Patch Installation Steps

Check if all the patches have successfully applied by entering opatch lsinventory command.

Copy the BI Publisher Desktop32 and 64 files from D:OBIEE11gOracle_BI1clientsbipublisherrepositoryTools to


Remove the jsp_servlet subdirectory associated with Oracle BI Publisher (if it exists), as follows:


Start the OBIEE services (Web Server, Managed Server and System components servers)




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