EM 12c: Enterprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Agent Install Fails with Error: SEVERE:OUI-10182:The effective user ID does not match the owner of the file, or the process is not the super-user; the system indicates that super-user privilege is required (Doc ID 2106264.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 26, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Deploying the Enterprise Manager (EM) 12c agent with a silent method fails with this error logged in <agent_home>/cfgtoollogs/agentDeploy/agentDeploy_<timestamp>.log:

Error Message: Agent Clone Failed SEVERE:OUI-10182:The effective user ID does not match the owner of the file, or the process is not the super-user; the system indicates that super-user privilege is required. Exit Code :1 status: FAILED outStream: null

 

Cause

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