EM 12c: emctl start agent Fails with Error 'property agentTZregion contains an invalid value of +05:30' (Doc ID 1556345.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 13, 2014

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 to 12.1.0.2.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

$agent_inst/bin/emctl start agent

fails with following error

Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 2
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Starting agent .... failed.
property 'agentTZregion' in '/oracle/ora11g/agent12g/agent_inst/sysman/config/emd.properties' contains an invalid value of '+05:30'.Agent start up can not proceed.This value might have been manually modified to be an incorrect value.This value needs to be set to one of the values listed in '/oracle/ora11g/agent12g/core/12.1.0.2.0/sysman/admin/supportedtzs.lst'. Execute 'emctl config agent getTZ' and see if this is an appropriate value.
Consult emctl.log and emagent.nohup in: /oracle/ora11g/agent12g/agent_inst/sysman/log

Cause

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