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EMCA fails with "SEVERE: Error starting Database Control" (Doc ID 757897.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 04, 2020

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Oracle Database - Version 10.2.0.1 to 11.1.0.7 [Release 10.2 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 18-Feb-2013***

Symptoms

Configuring dbconsole via Enterprise Manager Configuration Assistant (EMCA) fails with the below error:

WARNING: Error executing <DB_ORACLE_HOME>/bin/emctl start dbconsole
Dec 17, 2008 10:16:51 AM oracle.sysman.emcp.EMConfig perform
SEVERE: Error starting Database Control
Refer to the log file at
<DB_ORACLE_HOME>/cfgtoollogs/emca/<DB_NAME>/emca_<Timestamp>.log for more details.
Could not complete the configuration. Refer to the log file at
<DB_ORACLE_HOME>/cfgtoollogs/emca/<DB_NAME>/emca_<Timestamp>.log for more details.

Cause

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