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OBIEE 12c: When Using Initialization Blocks, Authenticated User and BI Consumer Roles Are Not Assigned Automatically (Doc ID 2464215.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 04, 2018

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.1.4.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

-Set up Authorization using Initialization Blocks.

Fusion Middleware Security Guide for Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition
A Legacy Security Administration Options
External Initialization Block Authentication

In BIEE 11g,
When an external user logs in, the Authenticated User and BI Consumer roles are assigned automatically, even if the user have no BI Consumer role.

In BIEE 12c,
When the ROLES or GROUP session variables does not contain BI Consumer, it would not be assigned.  BI Consumer role is not assigned automatically.

Solution

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