Unable to Add a Root Access Control Point in ODSM (Doc ID 1293426.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Virtual Directory - Version 11.1.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The "root" Access Control Point ( ACP ) has been deleted.
Trying to create a new ACP for the "root" entry  in the Security menu of Oracle Directory Services Manager ( ODSM ) fails with the following error:

com.octetstring.vde.util.InvalidDNException: Provided value cannot be parsed as a valid distinguished name

Changes

The "root" Access Control Point ( ACP ) has been deleted.

Cause

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