"Failed to authenticate user" When Trying To Add Discussions Service. (Doc ID 1145744.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.1.3.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 21-Aug-2013

Symptoms

When logging in as "weblogic" admin user and enabling "Discussions and Announcements" services in Webcenter, it throws the below error :

"Failed to authenticate user weblogic"

Cause

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