Patching an Exadata Cloud Service Instance Manually

This topic explains how to use the dbaascli utility to perform patching operations for Oracle Grid Infrastructure and Oracle Database on an Exadata Cloud Service instance. The utility requires root or sudo administration privileges.


You must update the cloud specific tooling on all the compute nodes in your Exadata Cloud Service instance before performing the following procedures. For more information, see Updating an Exadata Cloud Service Instance.

Managing Patches

To list available patches
To check prerequisites before applying a patch
To apply a patch to a database
To apply a patch to the Oracle Grid Infrastructure
To list applied patches
To roll back or resume a patching operation