System Questions and Regular Expressions (Doc ID 1105611.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Enterprise Single Sign-On Suite Plus - Version 11.1.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to create a question to force the user to enter alphanumeric characters only, The custtomer encounters errors in the regular expression entry.

AnswerFormat(Regular Expression)
-  "\w" does not work.
-  "[:word:]" also does not work.

On the User Enrollment screen the error message "The answer does not meet the expected format" is seen for any data inserted for questions created with  these incorrect regular expressions.

Cause

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