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EM 12c: OMS Startup Fails with Error: java.lang.IllegalStateException: .../gc_inst/user_projects/domains/GCDomain/config/jdbc (copy) is not readable (Doc ID 2044011.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

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


In the following discussion, the term .../gc_inst/ is used to denote the location of the OMS instance directory. It is possible that a user might have used a custom name for the instance directory and the logged error will have a full file path.


Executing <OMS_HOME>/bin/emctl start oms  starts the Webtier successfully but the Oracle Management Server fails to start.

.../gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1/sysman/log/emctl.log file shows the following message:



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