Unable To Start WebLogic Server After Configuring External LDAP For Use With IRM Server (Doc ID 1121744.1)

Last updated on MAY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content: Rights - Version 11.1.1.2.1 to 11.1.1.6.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You configure IRM Server to use an external LDAP server, using a Distinguished Name like this one:

uid=weblogic,ou=users,dc=oracle,dc=demo


When this is configured, you cannot restart WebLogic Admin server. You see an error like the following:

<Notice> <Security> <BEA-090082> <Security initializing using security realm myrealm.> <Jun 9, 2010 1:20:20 AM EDT> <Critical> <Security> <BEA-090404> <User sysadmin is not permitted to boot the server; The server policy may have changed in such a way that the user is no longer able to boot the server. Reboot the server with the administrative user account or contact the system administrator to update the server policy definitions.>


If instead you use the Principal cn=sysadmin, WebLogic server boots, but you cannot see users and groups in myrealm.

Cause

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