OAS4OS Logins Hang When OID is Down (Doc ID 1198759.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Authentication Services for Operating Systems - Version: 11.1.1.4.0 and later   [Release: and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

OAS4OS version 11.1.1.3

Login hangs or authentication takes long time when OID server is not available

The "nsswitch.conf" file is already configured to fall back to files if ldap is unavailable (as shown below)

passwd: files
shadow: files
group: files

But, this doesn't work as expected.

 

 

Changes

OID Server was brought down for maintenance

Cause

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