Oracle Internet Directory Upgrade Assistant Fails With "User ODSSM Does Not Exist"

(Doc ID 1113095.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Upgrading ORACLE Internet Directory from version 10.1.2.x  to fails with the following error in file  oidca.log:


Stopping OID Server using OPMN..
Check if OID is running.
Performing SQL upgrade..
Registering OID server..
java.sql.SQLException: ORA-01918: user 'ODSSM' does not exist

at oracle.jdbc.driver.DatabaseError.throwSqlException(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(


The OID repository database is configured for Password Complexity checks.


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