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EM13c : DB deployment using Fleet Fails: Error in file transfer159 (Doc ID 2538931.1)

Last updated on MAY 06, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 13.1 to 13.2]
Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version to [Release 13.1 to 13.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In Enterprise Manager (EM) Cloud Control, trying to perform the "DEPLOY_DB_SOFTWARE" operation using Fleet Maintenance fails during the "Perform file transfer" step.

Issue happens while using the PDP Credentials.

Command to stage and deploy Software:

$ emcli db_software_maintenance -performOperation -name=<User specified Operation name> -purpose=<Operation Type> -target_type=<type of target> -target_list=<list of targets> -normal_credential=<credential name> -privilege_credential=<privileged credential name> -input_file="data:<location of input file>" -[standbyAutoDeploy=true|false]

Error Stack observed:

Step: Perform file transfer (Failed)
Start Date 2019.04.29 21:45:51
Completed Date 2019.04.29 22:03:10
INFO [Mon Apr 29 21:45:51 EDT 2019]Got FT ID 159, type=null
INFO [Mon Apr 29 21:45:51 EDT 2019]Not checking if file already exists on destination, will overwrite if file already exists
INFO [Mon Apr 29 21:45:51 EDT 2019]Source and target are on-prem
INFO [Mon Apr 29 21:45:51 EDT 2019]Transferring <Software Library Location>/59/87B33E27D654CF07E0532E0A3F0AB435 from oms to /tmp/wordir/69312147389168575//69312157153095996//MASSDB-bc3f62dafc094490bb62b011c617240e/JOB_87B6885C80B7376FE0532E0A3F0A92FC/cloneCompDb_2019-04-29_18-04-19/ on, depending on null
mkdir /tmp/wordir/69312147389168575: 13 at - line 3
ERROR [Mon Apr 29 22:03:10 EDT 2019]: Error in file transfer 159. Cause : unable to access file with requested privileges
INFO [Mon Apr 29 22:03:10 EDT 2019]Notifying for 159



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