EM 12c: Agent Deployment Fails With Error: Failed Execution of command emctl start agent on host. Error Message:Not Available (Doc ID 1475283.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 03, 2014

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 03-Sep-2014


This issue is frequently seen on SOLARIS SPARC machines but might occasionally occur on other platforms as well.
Deploying Agent on 2-node RAC; on the first node install completes successfully, but on the second node it fails at the Secure Agent stage:

Failed Execution of command AGENTHOME/bin/emctl start agent on host <Hostname> Failed Error Message:Not Available

Exit Code :1 Fix the cause of the error and retry the operation (or) manually run the following commands on the remote host
   AGENTHOME/bin/emctl secure agent
   AGENTHOME/bin/bin/emctl start agent
   AGENTHOME/bin/emctl config agent addinternaltargets

- This issue can also occur on Single node installation.

- Agent uploads fail with following error:


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