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EM 13c Fleet : UPDATE_RACDB Is Not Copying The password Files To New Oracle Home When DB Name And DB Unique Name is Different (Doc ID 2379076.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 13c to 13.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In Enterprise Manager Cloud Control, during "UPDATE_RACDB " switching a standby to the new home the password files are not copying to the new home.

Source oracle home: /<DB_BASE_DIR>/
Target oracle home: /<DB_BASE_DIR>/

Command used to switch the standby database to new home:
emcli db_software_maintenance -performOperation -name="Switch_STDBY" -purpose=UPDATE_RACDB -target_type=rac_database -target_list="<TARGET_NAME>" -normal_credential="ORACLE_GLOBAL:SYSMAN" -privilege_credential="ORACLE_GLOBAL_SUDO:SYSMAN" -dataguard_role=standby

Password files are not copied from source home to destination home:

Fleet maintenance used below script to copy the password files:

$PERL_HOME/perl "/tmp/JOB_5E133128B8CB5837E053D31A1BACC00B/" -oraHome /<DB_BASE_DIR>/ -destOH /<DB_BASE_DIR>/ -racDBs <TARGET_NAME>


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