OBIEE 11g Unable To Remove User From The BIConsumer Application Role In EM - Error 'The search for user xyz failed' (Doc ID 2144943.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On :  11.1.1.7.0 version, Analytics

When attempting to delete a user from BIConsumer role in EM, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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The search for user xyz failed.


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to EM

2. Navigate to : Business Intelligence -> Coreapplication -> Security -> Application Roles


3. Highlight a user under Application Role 'BI Consumer'


4. Click delete.


Cause

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