How to fix an illicit entry in the Oracle Inventory
Sometimes, you want to reuse an existing Oracle Home. For example, if you want to install an Oracle Upgrade on top of an existing upgrade. For example, if you upgraded an 18.104.22.168 database to 22.214.171.124.3, and then want to upgrade even further to 126.96.36.199.4 without using a new Oracle Home.
- identify the oraInventory location
- delete the offending <HOME> section