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Grid Control Agent Startup Fails When DNS is Taking Too Long to Resolve the Hostname of the System (Doc ID 752406.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 11, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version 10.2.0.1 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)
IBM AIX Based Systems (64-bit)


Symptoms

When starting the Grid Control Agent using

emctl start agent

the agent starts but returns the following

 

Oracle Enterprise Manager 10g Release 3 Grid Control 10.2.0.3.0.
Copyright (c) 1996, 2007 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
Starting agent ................................. failed.
Consult the log files in: /AGENT_ORACLE_HOME/sysman/log

 

emctl status agent displays

 

Oracle Enterprise Manager 10g Release 3 Grid Control 10.2.0.3.0.
Copyright (c) 1996, 2007 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.

<Agent Summary>

Agent is Running and Ready



Cause

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