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EM 13c: Agent Installation on Windows Server Failed with error " <inventory_location>\locks\inventory.lock (Access is denied)" (Doc ID 2682548.1)

Last updated on JULY 20, 2020

Applies to:

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


Silent Method Agent Installation on MS Windows Failed with below error

Unable to lock Central Inventory. OPatch will attempt to re-lock.

below is the on-screen output of the agentDeploy.bat Script

Do you want to proceed? [y|n]
Y (auto-answered by -silent)
User Responded with: Y
OPatch will sleep for few seconds, before re-trying to get the lock...

UtilSession failed:<inventory_location>\locks\inventory.lock (Access is denied)
Log file location: <agent_base_dir>\agent_13.\cfgtoollogs\opatch\opatch<timestamp>_1.log

OPatch failed with error code = 73


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