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EM Agent: emctl Commands Fail with "emctl: line 444: ulimit: open files: cannot modify limit: Operation not permitted" (Doc ID 2401710.1)

Last updated on JULY 13, 2018

Applies to:

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


Executing any emctl command from AGENT_HOME fails with the following error:

$AGENT_INST_HOME/sysman/log/gcagent.log reports following errors: Too many open files
at Method)
at org.eclipse.jetty.server.nio.SelectChannelConnector$1.acceptChannel(
at org.eclipse.jetty.server.nio.SelectChannelConnector.accept(


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