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EM 12c, EM 13c: How to promote an Oracle Home Target in Enterprise Manager Cloud Control and Refresh the Oracle Home Configuration (Doc ID 1988557.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 11, 2020

Applies to:

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


Certain operations in Enterprise Manager need to act on the Oracle Home of a target, rather than on the target itself.  For example, cloning a database oracle home, viewing patching recommendations (ie. patches which need to be applied for the Oracle Home of a target).  These operations require the Oracle Home target to exist in Enterprise Manager.  The Oracle Home target is only promoted automatically in database plugin and higher ( shipped with Enterprise Manager .  In older versions of Cloud Control which use an older version of the database plug-in,  if the Oracle Home target is needed, it must be added by the user.


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In this Document
 1) Promote the Oracle Home 
 2) Refresh the Oracle Home Configuration
 3) Re-run the 'Refresh from My Oracle Support' job (optional)

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