SSO Using SqlAuthenticator Not Working After Upgrade From 11.1.1.6.0 To 11.1.1.7.131017 (Doc ID 1640545.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 SSO users based on database authentication can not login to OBIEE after applying patch 11.1.1.7.131017.

In 11.1.16.12 and 11.1.17.0 this worked.

Biserver1 diagnostics log contained this error

[bi_server1] [TRACE:16] [] [oracle.jps.authorization] [tid: [ACTIVE].ExecuteThread: '0' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'] [userId: <anonymous>] [ecid: d15c8e506305ad02:-6a5ea642:143b9fa9aef:-8000-000000000000004f,0:1:1:6:1] [APP: bimiddleware#11.1.1] [J2EE_APP.name: bimiddleware_11.1.1] [J2EE_MODULE.name: bimiddleware/security] [WEBSERVICE.name: SecurityWebService] [WEBSERVICE_PORT.name: SecurityWebServicePort] [SRC_CLASS: oracle.security.jps.az.internal.common.util.AzUtil] [SRC_METHOD: newPermissionInstance] THROW[[
java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: oracle.as.scheduler.security.MetadataPermission
    at weblogic.utils.classloaders.GenericClassLoader.findLocalClass(GenericClassLoader.java:297)
    at weblogic.utils.classloaders.GenericClassLoader.findClass(GenericClassLoader.java:270)
    at weblogic.utils.classloaders.ChangeAwareClassLoader.findClass(ChangeAwareClassLoader.java:64)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:306)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:247)
    at weblogic.utils.classloaders.GenericClassLoader.loadClass(GenericClassLoader.java:179)
    at weblogic.utils.classloaders.ChangeAwareClassLoader.loadClass(ChangeAwareClassLoader.java:43)
    at java.lang.Class.forName0(Native Method)
    at java.lang.Class.forName(Class.java:247)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.common.util.AzUtil.newPermissionInstance(AzUtil.java:473)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.common.util.AzUtil.newPermissionInstance(AzUtil.java:390)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.common.info.PermissionEntryImpl.getPermission(PermissionEntryImpl.java:245)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.runtime.cache.PermissionCacheDataImpl.getPermissionEntries(PermissionCacheDataImpl.java:335)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.runtime.cache.manager.PermissionCacheManagerImpl.fillPermissions(PermissionCacheManagerImpl.java:93)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.runtime.policy.AbstractPolicyImpl.addPermissionsFromGranteeCache(AbstractPolicyImpl.java:784)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.runtime.policy.AbstractPolicyImpl.getPermissionEntries(AbstractPolicyImpl.java:578)
    at oracle.security.jps.az.internal.runtime.policy.AbstractPolicyImpl.getPermissions(AbstractPolicyImpl.java:658)
    at oracle.security.jps.internal.policystore.JpsPolicy.rt_getPermissions(JpsPolicy.java:1283)

sawlog.log contained this error

 [OBIPS] [ERROR:31] [] [saw.security.odbcuserpopulationimpl.getbisystemconnection] [ecid: 004w7h_YDFGDwWlIwunZ7G00044n000000,0:1] [tid: 1103366464] Unable to create a system user connection to BI Server while running user population queries
Authentication Failure.
Odbc driver returned an error (SQLDriverConnectW).

 

 

Changes

 Patch 11.1.1.7.131017 was applied.

Cause

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