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Emctl Start Agent Fails With Overlapped I/O Operation Is In Progress. (Doc ID 304153.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.1.0.2 to 10.1.0.4 [Release 10.1]
Generic Windows

Symptoms

The 'emctl start agent' command fails with the following error:
"OVERLAPPED I/O OPERATION IS IN PROGRESS"

The agent service log file shows:

PATH_TO\oracle\agent\sysman\log\OracleAgent_homeAgentsrvc.log
=========================================
EMDROOT=PATH_TO\Oracle\Agent
ORACLE_HOME=PATH_TO\Oracle\Agent
EMDSTATE=PATH_TO\Oracle\Agent
CONSOLE_CFG=agent
TRACE_LEVEL=16
TIMEOUT=15
03/30/05 11:45:43 Start pending...
03/30/05 11:45:43 Verifying agent is not started already. Command line
"PATH_TO\Oracle\Agent\bin\emctl.bat" istatus agent
03/30/05 11:45:43 CreateJobObject failed with 5
Access is denied.
03/30/05 11:45:43 CreateProcess for emctl.pl istatus failed.
Overlapped I/O operation is in progress.

This applies to Database Control as well.

The Management Agent starts fine when it is started with the LOCAL SYSTEM account.The Management Agent fails to start when it is started with another account than the LOCAL SYSTEM account.

Cause

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