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DataPatch stuck on RAC - PSU October 2016

Yesterday one of my customers wanted to patch two 2-node clusters with the current PSU October 2016 (161018). Both are running Grid Infrastructure and Database. 311 more words


Patching Issues Oracle CPU OCT-2016 Grid Patch OUI-10022: OraInventory is in an invalid state??

Good afternoon, Oracle Database Enthusiasts! Nothing gets me in the holiday spirit like quarterly patching… Not!! When it comes to Oracle Patching, it will fail for just about any reason it feels like. 449 more words


Patching SQL Server 2014 Failover Instance

We have a SQL Server 2014 failover instance need to patched. The failover instance include 2 nodes — SQL001 (active) & SQL002(passive), the build before patching is RTM with no service pack and cumulative update installed. 186 more words

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SCOM console crashing after applying windows updates

Recently encountered this error when opening the Windows Computers view in my scom console

Transpires that this was caused by a windows update that was applied during routine patching work. 152 more words

Misc Stuff

Useful Needlework; or, intentions

The last couple of months has been a very productive one. I can’t reveal everything just yet, but it did involve a lot of hand-stitching of fabrics, and re-reading some of my old books on mending and repairing, such as old Dutch lesson plans to teach girls the art of marking and darning. 640 more words


Lost connectivity to the device mpx.vmhba32:C0:T0:L0 backing the boot filesystem

This issue appeared on HP blade Proliant XL170r Gen9 running ESXi 6.0.0, 4192238.
Make sure that your blades have their firmwares updated to the latest version. 13 more words