EM 12c: Testing Host Named Credentials Fails in Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control with Message: Authentication failure, check credential properties (Doc ID 2099736.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Creating a named credential for a target host in Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control fails with this screen message:

Authentication failure, check credential properties


Testing named credentials with nmo on a Solaris host (where authentication is set up through a Radius authentication server) fails with this error message:

<agent base>/sbin/nmo
dbmon_svc
mypassword
0
date
0

LOG: Attempt PAM authentication for emagent service...PAM failed with error: Dlopen failure !@#--!@#7#@!--#@!

 

Cause

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