• This post explains about the steps are used by DBAs to install OEM agent using Silent Method.
  1. On the OMS host, you need to login using the EMCLI command [Note that SYSMAN password is required]

oracle=>emcli login -username=sysman

2.oracle=>emcli sync

Synchronized successfully

Note Message should be “synchronized successfully”

3) List support platforms [Run it on OMS Host]

oracle=>emcli get_supported_platforms


Version =

 Platform = IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


Version =

 Platform = Linux x86-64


Version =

 Platform = Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


Platforms list displayed successfully.

4) Download the agent image to a temporary location of the OMS host.

emcli get_agentimage -destination=/tmp -platform=”Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)” -version=

5. Transfer the file like AgentCore.zip to the target host (The server where you want to install the agent) of ‘/u01/agent/agent12c’ agent base directory. please create the agent base directory as per your environment.

6. Unzip the AgentCore.zip file to get the “agentDeploy.sh” and “agent.rsp”.

7. Edit the agent.rsp file for the specifics to be needed during the install.

You need to edit the below parameters in the agent.rsp file as per your environment.

OMS_HOST= oemgrid






ORACLE_HOSTNAME= orcl (the host name where you want to install the agent)


8. Execute the “agentDeploy.sh” which you got from step no 6 after unzip and use the response file which you have saved on step no 7. [During execution, At the end you will get message as “Agent deployment completed successfully.”, if it completes without any error]

oracle=>./agentDeploy.sh AGENT_BASE_DIR=/u01/agent/agent12c RESPONSE_FILE=/u01/agent/agent12c/agent.rsp

9. You will also get message on step no 8 as “The following configuration scripts need to be executed as the “root” user. Then please login as “root” and run the “root.sh” script (script location details you will get from step no 8.)

10. After installation, Check the agent status using the below command.

emctl status agent

Thank you for giving your valuable time to read the above information.

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