EM 12c: Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.4 Cloud Control Agent Decommission is Disabled for an EM Administrator with the Privilege: Full any Target

(Doc ID 1960902.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2015

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Enterprise Manager 12.1.0.4 introduces Agent Decommission as a new feature for target management. With the target agent stopped, exercising Agent Decommission in the EM 12.1.0.4 console allows the administrator to remove the console display and repository records of an agent and all of its targets in one action, greatly simplifying this aspect of target maintenance.

Navigate: Targets > All Targets > (right-click the agent) > Target Setup > Agent Decommission...

Any EM Administrator with 'Full any Target' privilege should be able to decommission an Agent from the EM 12c console, but the Agent Decomission option is disabled for this kind of administrator:

 

Agent Decommission feature characteristics by user type:

1. The sysman user can decommission an agent
2. A user with 'super adminitrator' role can decommission an agent
2. A user with 'Full any Target" privilege cannot decommission an agent.


Cause

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