The patch was applied successfully. Running adop again is failing with exit status 1 and in logfile below message was found
STRT_TASK: [Prereq checking logic]  [Sun Jan 15 2017 00:08:49]
For the Current View:
l_appl_top_id .............. 2045
l_eav_patch_release_name ... 12.0.0
Current View - 17204589:US is EXPLICIT
This Patch seems to have been applied already.
Would you like to continue anyway [N] ? N *
if the patch is applied successfully, then are you again trying to apply same patch?
The message says you are applying same patch again? If you want you can proceed by saying "Yes"..
I am trying to restart failed finalize phase of hotpatch session. But adop tries to reapply the patch. I am looking for option to run only the finalize phase without reapplying the patch
This appears to be a common issue because your same patch is in the note:
How to bypass the error "This Patch seems to have been applied already. Would you like to continue anyway" when applying a patch via ADOP ? (Doc ID 1920187.1)