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DBcontrol configuration for Cloned database failed with Password file may be missing or configured incorrectly (Doc ID 2585153.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Trying to configure the EM database control console for single instance database, which previously had the database console installed and/or had database console partially installed

Following command is used to configure it back:

FOR SINGLE INSTANCE DB

emca -config dbcontrol db -repos create

It fails to create the console, checking the emca logs at the location $ORACLE_HOME/cfgtoollogs/emca/<SID>

oracle.sysman.emcp.exception.EMConfigException: Password file may be missing or configured incorrectly. at oracle.sysman.emcp.ParamsManager.checkPwdFile(ParamsManager.java:3215) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMDBPreConfig.performConfiguration(EMDBPreConfig.java:861) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMDBPreConfig.invoke(EMDBPreConfig.java:288) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMDBPreConfig.invoke(EMDBPreConfig.java:198) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfig.perform(EMConfig.java:250) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfigAssistant.invokeEMCA(EMConfigAssistant.java:599) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfigAssistant.performConfiguration(EMConfigAssistant.java:1482) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfigAssistant.statusMain(EMConfigAssistant.java:583) at oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfigAssistant.main(EMConfigAssistant.java:529) Aug 29, 2019 2:01:48 PM oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfig restoreOuiLoc

Note:  Please ensure password file exist at $ORACLE_HOME/dbs location 

Cause

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