Em12c : emctl start agent Fails With 'Error : System error 5 has occurred- Access is denied' (Doc ID 1664456.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 12, 2014

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2

Symptoms

$agent_inst\bin\emctl.bat start agent

fails with following error

Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 3
Copyright (c) 1996, 2013 Oracle Corporation.  All rights reserved.
System error 5 has occurred.
Access is denied.

 

 

Cause

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