Database Alert Log Contents Not Visible In Enterprise Manager "Failed to get agent target information" (Doc ID 2053463.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to view the Alert Log Contents for a Database Group Target the following error occurs:

Failed to get agent target information. This user may not have enough privileges.

The Administrator was created using the following steps:

1. Create an Administrator with EM_USER and PUBLIC roles.  Navigate to Setup > Security > Administrators
2. In the Target Privileges section, add Database Group Target
3. Click the Manage Target Privilege Grants and select Operator privilege and continue.
4. Save this Administrator
5. Log on to EM using the new Administrator
6. Navigate to Database Homepage > Logs > Alert Log Contents

Cause

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