Receiving email notification "Unable to fetch Solaris Health Check details for host 'hostname'. User oracle does not have root privileges. Set Privileged Host Monitoring Credentials and retry" in Enterprise Manager 12c (Doc ID 2066219.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 to 12.1.0.5.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Enterprise Manager 12c is sending the following email notification, which indicates that there is a metric collection error for the 'solaris health checks' metric:

Metric Group Solaris Health Checks
Target machine1.oracle.com (Host)Target Information
Event Reported Jul 24, 2015 4:06:46 PM EDT
Last Updated Jul 24, 2015 4:06:52 PM EDT
Message Unable to fetch Solaris Health Check details for host machine1.oracle.com. User oracle does not have root privileges. Set Privileged Host Monitoring Credentials and retry this operation.
Last Comment Unable to fetch Solaris Health Check details for host machine1.oracle.com. User oracle does not have root privileges. Set Privileged Host Monitoring Credentials and retry this operation.: on Jul 24, 2015 4:06:52 PM EDT
Internal Event Name EM_ECM_SOL_HC
Event Type Metric Evaluation Error

Cause

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