EM 12c PDB Deploy Fails At Datapatch With Preferred Credentials (Doc ID 2075769.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 12.1.0.6.0 to 12.1.0.8.0 [Release 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using EM 12.1.0.x OMS and agent with db plugin 12.1.0.x to monitor pluggable database targets. When attempting to deploy PDB with preferred credentials, this fails

ExpressionEvaluationException: Below error message was returned while executing this Computational step.
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Error while getting target CDB credentials.Credential not found owner GCADMIN name DBCredsSYSDBA
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If you use a work around of named credentials, this succeeds.

Cause

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