"Create Oracle Database" Deployment Procedure is Failing on Prerequisite Check with: Validation failed:oracle.sys

(Doc ID 2196352.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

When trying to create a new 12c Cluster database (RAC) database using deployment procedure "Create Oracle Database" in 12c Cloud Control, one of the verifications is failing with:

Validation failed:

Oracle Home verification
Validation failed:oracle.sys

OMS log file (on DEBUG) is showing:

2016-10-19 14:51:54,776 [356387:5A5E492D] DEBUG - PerformOperationResponse Output="oracle.sysman.assistants.rconfig.engine.InvalidConfigurationException: Error during creation of Log Files:Unable to create Log folder:/u01/app/grid/cfgtoollogs/rconfig
at oracle.sysman.assistants.rconfig.util.Log.initialize(Log.java:78)
at oracle.sysman.assistants.rconfig.RConfig.main(RConfig.java:133)
Caused by: java.io.IOException: Unable to create Log folder:/u01/app/grid/cfgtoollogs/rconfig
at oracle.sysman.assistants.rconfig.util.Log.createFolder(Log.java:135)
at oracle.sysman.assistants.rconfig.util.Log.initialize(Log.java:63)
... 1 more
emrconfig exited with 256 at - line 1016.

Cause

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