dsmig migrate-config failed (DS 5.2 To DS 6.3 Migration) (Doc ID 1294111.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 02-08-2013***

Goal

When doing DS 5.2 to DS 6.3 config migration using dsmig the following error is generated:

dsmig migrate-config <old-instance-ds5.2> <new-instance-ds6.3>
Could not migrate configuration.
Directory Server "null:null" raised an unexpected error: [LDAP: error code 1 - Operations Error]
Some details may be available in the server logs.
Operation "migrate-config" failed.

error log shows also the following error message:

02/Feb/2011:10:47:48 +0100] - slapd started.
[02/Feb/2011:10:51:00 +0100] - INFORMATION - cos-plugin - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - cos_cache_getref: no cos cache created
[02/Feb/2011:10:51:03 +0100] - WARNING<20802> - Backend Database - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - New db cache size will not take effect until the server is restarted.
[02/Feb/2011:10:52:53 +0100] - INFORMATION - NSMMReplicationPlugin - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - _replica_configure_ruv: failed to create replica ruv tombstone entry (dc=XXX,dc=YYY,dc=ZZZ); LDAP error - 53


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