Wiki Search using SES Does not Return any Results - java.lang.SecurityException: No such user (Doc ID 1279633.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 9-JAN-2013***

Symptoms


When configuring WebCenter Search with SES, the search will not return any results for Wiki.

The WLS_Spaces.out shows the following error:


<Dec 15, 2010 9:21:26 AM EST> <Warning> <oracle.webcenter.wiki.search.crawl.WikiserverCrawl> <BEA-000000> <Unable to obtain Wiki Web Service login key: java.lang.SecurityException: No such user: MYCRAWLADMIN>
<Dec 15, 2010 9:21:27 AM EST> <Warning> <oracle.jps.authorization> <JPS-03001> <Cannot instantiate permission class "null", target "null", or actions "null" as defined in the system policy context.>
<Dec 15, 2010 9:21:27 AM EST> <Error> <oracle.webcenter.search.crawl.model.util.ServicePermissionUtils> <BEA-000000> <
java.lang.NullPointerException: type can't be null
at java.security.UnresolvedPermission.<init>(UnresolvedPermission.java:145)




STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Configure SES for WebCenter as indicated here:
    Oracle Fusion Middleware Administrator's Guide for Oracle WebCenter
    18.4 Configuring Oracle SES to Search WebCenter Spaces

  2. Configure both WebCenter and Wiki to use the same Identity Store (OiD).

Cause

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