EM 12c, 13c: Agent installation Failed with base directory not being owned by root or installation user
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Applies to:Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 126.96.36.199.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
The installation of the Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Agent fails with the following error:
INFO: Is the ownership of the agent base directory valid? INFO: perl: ldap-nss.c:1347: do_init: Assertion `cfg->ldc_uris[__session.ls_current_uri] != ((void *)0)' failed. INFO: Check complete. The overall result of this check is: Failed <<<< INFO: INFO: INFO: Check complete: Failed <<<< INFO: Problem: The ownership check for the agent base directory has failed. Reason for failure of this prereq could be one of the following: INFO: 1. Agent Base Directory is not owned by install user. INFO: 2. All or one of the parent directories of agent base directory is not owned by install user or root user. INFO: 3. The root directory (that is '/') is not owned by root user. INFO: Recommendation: Make sure the ownership of the agent base directory and all the parent directories are set properly and then retry the prereq for a successful execution.
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