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OpenVMS: Oracle Grid agent - Failed to Initialize TargetManager (Doc ID 967015.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2022

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version to [Release 10.2]
HP OpenVMS Itanium
HP OpenVMS Alpha


The Oracle Grid agent,  running under the OpenVMS operating system, does not start properly.

The Daemon is active as shown by the batch queue, and constantly tries to restart the Agent.

$ show que/by=exec ORA_BATCH_QUEUE_ALPHA4
Batch queue ORA_BATCH_QUEUE_ALPHA4, available, on ALPHA4::

Entry Jobname           Username          Status
-----    -------              --------                ------
471    start_emwd      ORAGRID102   Executing

The emagent.trc shows:


The Oracle Grid Agent patch# 5 (patch 8432464) was installed and a relink was executed per the patch release notes.


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