BEA-00000 Error: Illegal attribute value: #user <user> (Doc ID 1527612.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Hyperion Financial Close Management - Version 11.1.2.0.00 to 11.1.2.2.350 [Release 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to start up the Weblogic Admin Server, the following error is thrown multiple times in the Weblogic log(s):

<Feb 7, 2013 5:50:10 PM CST> <Critical> <EmbeddedLDAP> <BEA-000000> <java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Illegal attribute value: #user
       at javax.naming.ldap.Rdn.decodeHexPairs(Rdn.java:683)
       at javax.naming.ldap.Rdn.unescapeValue(Rdn.java:614)
       at javax.naming.ldap.Rfc2253Parser.doParse(Rfc2253Parser.java:93)
       at javax.naming.ldap.Rfc2253Parser.parseDn(Rfc2253Parser.java:45)
       at javax.naming.ldap.LdapName.parse(LdapName.java:772)
       at javax.naming.ldap.LdapName.<init>(LdapName.java:108)
       at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.addRdnAttributes(LdapCtx.java:902)
       at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.c_createSubcontext(LdapCtx.java:783)
       at com.sun.jndi.toolkit.ctx.ComponentDirContext.p_createSubcontext(ComponentDirContext.java:319)
       at com.sun.jndi.toolkit.ctx.PartialCompositeDirContext.createSubcontext(PartialCompositeDirContext.java:248)
       at com.sun.jndi.toolkit.ctx.PartialCompositeDirContext.createSubcontext(PartialCompositeDirContext.java:236)
       at javax.naming.directory.InitialDirContext.createSubcontext(InitialDirContext.java:178)
       at com.octetstring.vde.replication.Replicator.run(Replicator.java:209)
       at com.octetstring.vde.replication.Replication.run(Replication.java:339)

 

Changes

 In this case, a LDIF file was imported into the Weblogic LDAP via a external source.

Cause

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