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Fleet: During Major UPDATE_RACDB From 12.1 To 19c Fails In Step Check Prerequisites With Error "Content is not allowed in prolog" (Doc ID 2683603.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2020

Applies to:

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


In Cloud Control Enterprise Manager using Fleet, UPDATE_RACDB from 12.1 to 19c fails in step check prerequisites with rrror "Content is not allowed in prolog".

Command Snippet :

$ emcli db_software_maintenance -performOperation -name="Update RAC DB" -purpose=UPDATE_RACDB -target_type=rac_database -target_list="<TARGET_NAME>" -normal_credential="ORACLE:SYSMAN" -privilege_credential="ROOT:SYSMAN"
Processing target "<TARGET_NAME>"...
Checking if target is already running from the current version of the image...
Check Passed.
Checking image subscription...
Check image subscription passed.
Operation 'Update RAC DB' created successfully.
Patching operation for RAC database <TARGET_NAME> can be monitored using:
emcli get_instance_status -exec=72DC7B5959500CBDE053BC3A410A3CD1 -details -xml
https://<EM Host>:<EM Port>/em/faces/core-jobs-procedureExecutionTracking?executionGUID=72DC7B5959500CBDE053BC3A410A3CD1
Verb performOperation completed successfully

Faild Job JobStepsLog_Upgrade_20RAC_20Database_20Instance:
3:Prerequisite validations for file transfer:transferPrereq
4:Perform file transfer:doTxfr
5:Record success of asynchronous file transfer:asyncHandleSuccessTxfr
Performing pre-requisite checks.
Source Database Checks
Success: Source database upgradable status check
Source database upgradable status check passed.
Content is not allowed in prolog.
Content is not allowed in prolog. 


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