EM12c: Cannot Clone Database - Get Error <Parameter> is not a name-value pair (Doc ID 2138501.1)

Last updated on JUNE 08, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Cloud - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 12.1.0.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Getting error similar to the following when attempting to create a database clone using emcli :

Command: $ORACLE_BASE/product/12.1/db/emcli/emcli create_clone -input_file=/u01/app/oracle/bin/banner8.props


Syntax Error: Invalid value for parameter "input_file": "/u01/app/oracle/bin/banner8.props". Reason: "/u01/app/oracle/bin/banner8.props" is not a name-value pair
 

Solution

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