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EM 13c: Creation of Standby Database Fails at "Transfer Initialization and Passwords Files Step" (Doc ID 2656331.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2021

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 13.2.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

From EM 13c Console, Creation of Standby Database Fails at "Transfer Initialization and Passwords Files Step" as shows in the following screenshot:

$../gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1/sysman/log/emoms.trc file reports following errors:

2020-04-03 23:33:39,488 [EMUI_23_33_39_/console/database/dataguard/create] ERROR eml.creds isPrefCredsSet.894 - CredsUtil.isPrefCredsSet: Error occured while fetching HostCredsNormal preferred credentials. Target name not set
2020-04-03 23:33:39,503 [EMUI_23_33_39_/console/database/dataguard/create] ERROR eml.creds isPrefCredsSet.894 - CredsUtil.isPrefCredsSet: Error occured while fetching HostCredsNormal preferred credentials. Target name not set
2020-04-03 23:38:07,060 [RJob Step 862414] ERROR util.DGFileTransfer logp.251 - Error in [DGFileTransfer:executeCommand]
java.lang.NullPointerException
at oracle.sysman.db.dg.util.DGFileTransfer.executeCommand(DGFileTransfer.java:305)
at oracle.sysman.emdrep.jobs.CommandStepExecutor.execute(CommandStepExecutor.java:157)
at oracle.sysman.emWebservices.inbound.jobs.worker.ConsoleJobStepExecutor.execute(ConsoleJobStepExecutor.java:374)
at oracle.sysman.emWebservices.inbound.jobs.worker.ConsoleJobStepExecutor.executeStep(ConsoleJobStepExecutor.java:242)
at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor60768.invoke(Unknown Source)
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:606)

 

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