This error happens when configuring OEM in database installation
The error occur due to missing ASMSNMP user which is used for monitoring ASM health from OEM
Check if user exist
[oracle@exdbadm01 bin]$ . oraenv ORACLE_SID = [+ASM] ? The Oracle base remains unchanged with value /apps01/base [oracle@exdbadm01 bin]$ sqlplus / as sysasm SQL*Plus: Release 188.8.131.52.0 Production on Tue Jan 26 12:38:25 2021 Copyright (c) 1982, 2013, Oracle. All rights reserved. Connected to: Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition Release 184.108.40.206.0 - 64bit Production With the Automatic Storage Management option SQL> alter user asmsnmp identified by password; alter user asmsnmp identified by password * ERROR at line 1: ORA-01918: user 'ASMSNMP' does not exist
Create the user
SQL> create user ASMSNMP identified by password; create user ASMSNMP identified by password * ERROR at line 1: ORA-01990: error opening password file '/apps01/base/product/11.2.0/grid/dbs/orapw'
Check if password file exist
If password file exist,then ignore this step
[oracle@exdbadm01 bin]$ cd /apps01/base/product/11.2.0/grid/dbs/ [oracle@exdbadm01 dbs]$ ls -lrt *orapw* ls: *orapw*: No such file or directory
Create a password file
[oracle@exdbadm01 dbs]$ orapwd file=orapw entries=30 Enter password for SYS:
Create the user now
[oracle@exdbadm01 dbs]$ sqlplus / as sysasm SQL> create user ASMSNMP identified by password; User created. SQL> grant sysdba,sysoper to asmsnmp; Grant succeeded.
Give the password of ASMSNMP ,when prompt during installation
You should not see the warning now in installation window