My Oracle Support Banner Enterprise Manager Base Platform Patch Set Update (PSU) (Doc ID 1944896.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 07, 2022

Applies to:

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

Details Enterprise Manager Base Platform Patch Set Update (PSU)

What is being announced?

This note gives a brief overview of the Enterprise Manager Base Platform Patchset Update  (PSU2), versioned

This PSU2 is an OMS patch only.

This PSU2 can be installed on top of Enterprise Manager Base Platform or with PSU1 applied (

If you upgrade Enterprise Manager Cloud Control to or if you do a fresh installation of Enterprise Manager Cloud Control and
If you select the Software Update feature (recommended),
The Installation wizard will download an apply the Enterprise Manager Base Platform Patchset Update  (PSU2) as part of the Installation/Upgrade.
For additional information please check the documentation:
Enterprise Manager Cloud Control Advanced Installation and Configuration Guide
2.1.5 What Are Software Updates?

Existing installation of Enterprise Manager Base Platform or with PSU1 applied ( require to manually download and apply this patch.




For installation details, please check the following document:


1) Ensure that you have the latest version of OPatch Release 11.1.  Oracle recommmends you to use the latest version available under Patch:6880880 for release.

2) Please refer to the README file in <Note 1944897.1> for full detail of pre-requisites


Known Issues

There are no knowns issue at the time of release for this PSU.

Bug Fix List - OMS Oracle Home

From Enterprise Manager Base Platform 11.1GC onwards, the PSU notes point to so-called "bug tag" notes instead of bugs. These "bug tag" notes describe the symptoms, impact and workarounds (if any) of each bug in a comprehensive language.

Bugs fixed by PSU

PSU2 is an OMS-side only bundle.


Blackout System
<Note 18726208.8> emcli create_blackout -propagate_targets does not work for weblogic_j2eeserver
<Note 19509780.8> Blackout fails to be set by some users with SQLException: Invalid column name

Compliance Standard
<Note 18038059.8> Compliance Standards reappear even after being disabled and unassigned
<Note 19355307.8> Compliance Evaluations do not execute due to jobs in 'Suspended on Lock' status

Credentials and Security System
<Note 17783148.8> OMS won't start after emctl config auth if any LDAP config property has a space
<Note 18356966.8> Editing EM Role with > 50000 target privileges granted hangs
<Note 18706824.8> Deleting user with reassignment of objects to other user may fail with ORA-20214
<Note 18756725.8> Missing credential set for Cluster target type
<Note 18906451.8> EMCLI roles / privilege verbs fail when username has space in it

Host Management
<Note 19535114.8> All Hosts page cannot be loaded due NumberFormatException error
<Note 19604817.8> Department and Lifecycle status columns empty on Hosts page
<Note 19941819.8> Hostname search fails for a given pattern without % at the start

Incident Management
<Note 17834366.8> Editing Incident Rule hangs when many metrics are selected
<Note 18247849.8> Reevaluation of events could clear other alerts for Metric Extensions
<Note 18476364.8> Intermittent JBO-27122 error when loading Incident Manager page
<Note 18903783.8> Cannot add or edit an Incident Rule if it has too many Email addresses
<Note 19614772.8> Some events may not be recorded as expected and not show up in Incident Console

<Note 19823996.8> Agent Install Prerequisites fail on Oracle Linux 7
<Note 19845101.8> Warning message is displayed during Agent installation on Oracle Linux 7

Job System
<Note 19055251.8> emcli describe_job for muti-task job fails with unexpected error: null
<Note 19196979.8> Unable to deselect the 'Enable Events for Status Severity' Job Events checkboxes
<Note 19861412.8> Add new jobs purge criteria status_not_failed to ignore failed executions

Linux Patching
<Note 19511544.8> Linux Patching fails with ClassCastException after upgrade to

Metrics, Monitoring and Templates
<Note 17987955.8> Internal error while adding any user from Access Tab of Edit Monitoring Template
<Note 19524568.8> Long/Short Running Metric Collection Status PARTIALLY UP Alerts are raised
<Note 19780847.8> In Metrics and Policy settings page, show all keys if threshold is set for 1 key

<Note 19474685.8> Adding additional OMS fails with ADF_FACES-60097 StringIndexOutOfBoundsException
<Note 19574756.8> Fix Loader backoff logic for test / development lifecycles

Patch Management
<Note 19393211.8> When PDP is used, patch plan analysis fails with cannot find patch location
<Note 19545505.8> Patching group of database targets fails with Targets not available Exception

Plug-in Deployment
<Note 20031287.8> OUI runs into OOM resulting in Plugin deployment prereq failure on HPIA & SPARC

<Note 19068674.8> BI Publisher enterprise report links are missing the port in some configurations
<Note 19452280.8> BIP links not working in unlocked mode with unsecured SLB

Repository Performance
<Note 18830050.8> Improve performance of EM_GROUP.SYNC_UP_GROUP_MEMBERSHIP DBMS Scheduler job
<Note 19136663.8> Enhance the performance member syncup process of dynamic groups
<Note 19367214.8> Performance improvement in mgmt_delta package

Support Workbench
<Note 18726708.8> Auto upload feature of Automatic Service Request does not work

Target Management and Availability
<Note 18353162.8> Modifying a generic IDM system fails with ORA-20233: Undefined property
<Note 19030447.8> Member outage of < 1 minute may not reflect in System availability history
<Note 19069940.8> ProcessBuddyAgent system jobs are broken due to NullPointerException
<Note 19281252.8> Improve dynamic computation error handling in set_master_agent job
<Note 19500609.8> Add an option to emcli get_targets verb to get associations
<Note 19323634.8> ID attributes enabled after upgrade, but disabled (default) in fresh PS3 install





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