My Oracle Support Banner

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 DECEMBER 13, 2019

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 <path_to>/proc/sys/kernel/random/entropy_avail
6
$ cat <path_to>/proc/sys/kernel/random/poolsize
4096

Cause

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Symptoms
Cause
Solution
References


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.