EM 12c: An Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Named Credentials Test Fails with Message: ERROR: Failed to impersonate user
Last updated on JULY 29, 2017
Applies to:Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 220.127.116.11.0 to 18.104.22.168.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Creating a Named Credential for an OS user in Enterprise Manager (EM) 12c Cloud Control results in the following console message:
"ERROR: Failed to impersonate user"
This user is not the owner of the Agent Oracle Home.
However other OS users (for instance, the Agent Oracle Home user) do not generate the error.
Sign In with your My Oracle Support account
Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started
My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms