How To Manually Install Oracle OEM 13c Agent?

1- We need to download the agent software from OMS Server for the platform which we will install. Login with sysman.

[oracle@isu13c bin]$ ./emcli login -username=sysman
Enter password :

Login successful

[oracle@isu13c bin]$ ./emcli sync
Synchronized successfully

2- Get the supported platform list

[oracle@isu13c bin]$ ./emcli get_supported_platforms
Version =
Platform = Linux x86-64
Platforms list displayed successfully.

3- Download the agent software

[oracle@isu13c bin]$ ./emcli get_agentimage -destination=/tmp/agentinstaller -platform=”Linux x86-64″
=== Partition Detail ===
Space free : 53 GB
Space required : 1 GB
Check the logs at /u01/app/oracle/gc_inst/em/EMGC_OMS1/sysman/emcli/setup/.emcli/get_agentimage_2018-04-25_12-12-30-PM.log
Downloading /tmp/agentinstaller/
File saved as /tmp/agentinstaller/
Downloading /tmp/agentinstaller/
File saved as /tmp/agentinstaller/
Downloading /tmp/agentinstaller/unzip
File saved as /tmp/agentinstaller/unzip
Executing command: /tmp/agentinstaller/unzip /tmp/agentinstaller/ -d /tmp/agentinstaller
Exit status is:0
Agent Image Download completed successfully.

4- let me copy the software to target server and unzip.

scp oracle@


5- Let me install the agent

mkdir /u01/app/oracle/agent
./ AGENT_BASE_DIR=/u01/app/oracle/agent \
-force \
-ignorePrereqs \
-invPtrLoc /etc/oraInst.loc \
OMS_HOST=isu13c \
AGENT_INSTANCE_HOME=/u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_inst \

After installation, don’t forget to execute script as root user.

Our agent is running and ready.

/u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_13. status agent
Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 13c Release 1
Copyright (c) 1996, 2015 Oracle Corporation. All rights reserved.
Agent Version :
OMS Version :
Protocol Version :
Agent Home : /u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_inst
Agent Log Directory : /u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_inst/sysman/log
Agent Binaries : /u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_13.
Core JAR Location : /u01/app/oracle/agent/agent_13.
Agent Process ID : 64876
Parent Process ID : 64751
Agent URL : https://oracledrs:3872/emd/main/
Local Agent URL in NAT : https://oracledrs:3872/emd/main/
Repository URL : https://isu13c.localdomain:4903/empbs/upload
Started at : 2017-11-21 09:51:57
Started by user : oracle
Operating System : Linux version 4.1.12-37.4.1.el6uek.x86_64 (amd64)
Number of Targets : 7
Last Reload : (none)
Last successful upload : 2018-04-25 13:22:43
Last attempted upload : 2018-04-25 13:22:43
Total Megabytes of XML files uploaded so far : 172.1
Number of XML files pending upload : 0
Size of XML files pending upload(MB) : 0
Available disk space on upload filesystem : 59.73%
Collection Status : Collections enabled
Heartbeat Status : Ok
Last attempted heartbeat to OMS : 2018-04-25 13:23:53
Last successful heartbeat to OMS : 2018-04-25 13:23:53
Next scheduled heartbeat to OMS : 2018-04-25 13:24:53

Agent is Running and Ready


One thought on “How To Manually Install Oracle OEM 13c Agent?

  1. Oracle DBA

    This will only give you some headache as it is only binaries. You need to use emcli get_agentimage
    as described in Doc1360083.1 and follow other instructions

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