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EM13c : Gold Agent Image Creation Fails With "The central agent cannot be used for gold agent image creation" (Doc ID 2263345.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2019

Applies to:

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


In Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control, trying to create a Gold Agent Image using the Central Agent fails with following exception in gcagent.log file:

2017-04-26_13-32-08:INFO:Printing Exception :oracle.sysman.core.goldagentimage.exception.GoldImageOperationException: Error: The central agent cannot be used for gold agent image creation.
at oracle.sysman.core.goldagentimage.deployer.GoldImageManager.validateCreateImage(
at oracle.sysman.core.goldagentimage.emcli.CreateGoldAgentImageVerb.validate(
at oracle.sysman.core.goldagentimage.emcli.CreateGoldAgentImageVerb.execute(
at oracle.sysman.emSDK.emCLI.CLIPageHandler.executeCommand(
at oracle.sysman.emSDK.emCLI.CLIPageHandler.access$2000(


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