EM 11g: the Enterprise Manager Grid Control OMS Fails To Start when the Host Entropy Value is too Low (RHEL5) (Doc ID 1399980.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 25, 2012

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 11.1.0.1 to 12.1.0.1.0 [Release 11.1 to 12.1]
Generic Linux

Symptoms

When the 11g OMS fails to start, the following diagnostics may reveal the cause:

$ cat /proc/sys/kernel/random/entropy_avail
6
$ cat /proc/sys/kernel/random/poolsize
4096

Cause

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