How to Assign Roles and Accounts When They're all Under the Same AD or LDAP OU
Last updated on NOVEMBER 03, 2016
Applies to:Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.1.3.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
In a typical 10g Content Server or 11g UCM external authentication, authorization scheme, when adding Roles and Accounts to LDAP or Active Directory, they're added to separate Organization Units, OUs.
However, there may be a configurations where all the roles and accounts are under the same OU, such as:
In this situation the UCM won't be able to differentiate between what is a role and what is an account. In the user's profile they will all be listed as roles or the correct roles will be listed but not the accounts. And as such, the user won't have the proper account access.
This note will cover how they can be properly assigned using a credential map.
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