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EM 12c: Enterprise Manager12.1.0.5 Cloud Control Agent on Solaris Fails to Start with Error: EMAgent either hung or in abnormal state (Doc ID 2097115.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 14, 2019

Applies to:

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


Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control Agent
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)

When attempting: emctl start agent
the following error occurs.

Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c Release 5
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Starting agent ................................................Failed

Consult emctl.log and emagent.nohup in <AGENT_BASE_DIR>/agent_inst/sysman/log

From the <AGENT_BASE_DIR>/agent_inst/sysman/log/emagent.nohup:
Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016::17369::EMAgent exited at Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016 with signal 9 -----
----- Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016::17369::EMAgent either hung or in abnormal state. -----
----- Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016::17369::EMAgent will be restarted/thrashed. -----
----- Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016::17369::writeAbnormalExitTimestampToAgntStmp: exitCause=ABNORMAL : restartRequired=1 -----
----- Mon Jan 11 09:05:43 2016::17369::Restarting EMAgent. -----


From the <AGENT_BASE_DIR>/agent_inst/sysman/log/emctl.log:

AgentCommandLock:Acquiring a lock(type=1)on emctl lockfile




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