EM 12c: How to Migrate the Enterprise Manager 12c Agent Base Directory under an Enterprise Manager Middleware Home to Another Location Outside the Middleware Home

(Doc ID 1520010.1)

Last updated on JUNE 10, 2017

Applies to:

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


After upgrading the central agent, if you find the Agent Base Directory of the upgraded central agent in the old Oracle Middleware Home, and if you want to move it outside that old Oracle Middleware Home, then follow the instructions below:

a) If you upgraded from EM to and didn't move the central agent home outside the old OMS home then you will have central agent home under old oms home

b) If you did a new installation of and then upgraded to, you do not have to manually move the central agent outside old OMS home. (This issue is fixed in

Note: This script should be used only for migrating the agent base directory of central Agent (that is on the OMS machine) and not for target Agents.



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