12c Cloud Control: Errors when Configuring the Management Service to RAC Management Repository Connection

(Doc ID 1394154.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When configuring the Enterprise Manager management service for RAC management repository connection, the Management Service processes need to be configured to communicate redundantly with each node of the RAC database.

Note that Real Application Cluster (RAC) nodes are referred to by their virtual IP (vip) names. The service_name parameter is used instead of the system identifier (SID) in connect_data mode and failover is enabled. Refer to the Oracle Database Net Services Administrator's Guide for details.

According to this reference:

Oracle® Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Advanced Installation and Configuration Guide
12c Release 4 (
Chapter 17 Enterprise Manager High Availability
17.2 Repository High Availability
17.2.2 Configuring RAC for the Management Repository


Configure the repository connect descriptor by running the emctl command from any management service as follows:

The following error will be seen after making this change:

Error occurred. Check the log /opt/ORACLE/app/oracle/product/middleware/gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1/sysman/log/secure.log

Error from secure.log:

2012-01-11 18:45:53,766 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Storing repository credentials in CredStore
2012-01-11 18:45:53,768 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Repos Host:
2012-01-11 18:45:53,768 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Repos Port: 0
2012-01-11 18:45:53,769 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Repos SID:
2012-01-11 18:45:53,769 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Repos ConnDesc: "(DESCRIPTION=(ADDRESS_LIST=(ADDRESS=(PROTOCOL=TCP)(HOST=xxxxxxxxx)(PORT=1521)))(LOAD_BALANCE=ON)(CONNECT_DATA=(SERVICE_NAME=yyyyyyyyyyy)))"
2012-01-11 18:45:53,770 [main] INFO oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Repos User: sysman
2012-01-11 18:45:54,139 [main] ERROR oms.StoreReposDetails logp.251 - Failed to get connection to repos : IO Error: SO Exception was generated
java.sql.SQLRecoverableException: IO Error: SO Exception was generated
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.logon(T4CConnection.java:419)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.PhysicalConnection.<init>(PhysicalConnection.java:538)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.<init>(T4CConnection.java:228)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CDriverExtension.getConnection(T4CDriverExtension.java:32)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver.connect(OracleDriver.java:521)
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(DriverManager.java:582)
at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(DriverManager.java:185)
at oracle.sysman.emctl.config.oms.StoreReposDetails.getReposConnection(StoreReposDetails.java:375)
at oracle.sysman.emctl.config.oms.StoreReposDetails.processCmd(StoreReposDetails.java:200)
at oracle.sysman.emctl.config.oms.StoreReposDetails.main(StoreReposDetails.java:419)
Caused by: oracle.net.ns.NetException: SO Exception was generated
at oracle.net.resolver.AddrResolution.resolveAddrTree(AddrResolution.java:617)
at oracle.net.resolver.AddrResolution.resolveAndExecute(AddrResolution.java:411)
at oracle.net.ns.NSProtocol.establishConnection(NSProtocol.java:686)
at oracle.net.ns.NSProtocol.connect(NSProtocol.java:246)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.connect(T4CConnection.java:1056)
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CConnection.logon(T4CConnection.java:308)
... 9 more



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