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EM 12c: Entrerprise Manager 12c Cloud Control Agent Crashes while Collecting Streams-related Metrics (Doc ID 2508706.1)

Last updated on MARCH 19, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control Agent crashes frequently while collecting Streams-related database metrics.

Error Stack from <Agent Base>/agent_inst/sysman/log/emagent.nohup file:

----- Attempting to kill EMAgent : 23868 -----
----- Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018::11136::EMAgent exited at Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018 with signal 9 -----
----- Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018::11136::EMAgent either hung or in abnormal state. -----
----- Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018::11136::EMAgent will be restarted/thrashed. -----
----- Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018::11136::writeAbnormalExitTimestampToAgntStmp: exitCause=ABNORMAL : restartRequired=1 -----
----- Wed Dec 26 12:00:52 2018::11136::Restarting EMAgent. -----

Error stack from <Agent Base>/agent_inst/sysman/log/gcagent.log file:

WARN - Ignoring invalid CollectionItem
oracle.sysman.gcagent.metadata.InvalidMetadataException:$NoSuchItemException: targetId: oracle_database.<Target_Name>; itemId: streams_processes_count
at oracle.sysman.gcagent.metadata.impl.collection.CollectionItem.<init>(
at oracle.sysman.gcagent.metadata.impl.collection.TargetCollection.<init>(
Caused by:$NoSuchItemException: targetId: oracle_database.<Target_Name>; itemId: streams_processes_count
at oracle.sysman.gcagent.metadata.impl.collection.CollectionItem.checkIfConditionalCollection(
at oracle.sysman.gcagent.metadata.impl.collection.CollectionItem.<init>(
... 24 more

Also observed the following message while running the emctl commands on agent:

Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM warning: Experimental flag -XX:+UseMemSetInBOT is known to cause instability on sun4v; please understand that you are using at your own risk!



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