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


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


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