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Configuring Oracle Database as the Authentication Provider in OBIEE 12c and getting error "Error listing users" (Doc ID 2717654.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 07, 2020

Applies to:

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


Unable to configure Database as the Authentication Provider using Oracle Database.

Followed the steps provided in the documentation below :

After configuration viewing users and groups in WebLogic Console, they do not appear and see the following error messages in AdminServer.log.

<Error> <Console> <> <AdminServer> <[ACTIVE] ExecuteThread: '62' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'> <weblogic> <> <xxxxxxxxxxx> <9999999999> <[severity-value: 8] [rid: 0] [partition-id: 0] [partition-name: DOMAIN] > <BEA-240003> <Administration Console encountered the following error: [Security:090262]Error listing groups *
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(
at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(

Test connection to the Datasource in WebLogic Console shows successful. For simplicity had used plaintext password for this test.


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