Dsadm Import Reports, "Skipping entry <entry-xyz> which has no parent ending at line ...." (Doc ID 1309883.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.3 SP1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 28-Nov-2013***

Symptoms



Upon importing an,  LDAP Data Interchange Format (LDIF),  (dsadm import) , some entries are rejected with errors similar to the following example.




[23/Mar/2011:15:59:05 -0400] - import Userroot: WARNING: Skipping entry "obapp=ABC,o=ops,ou=am,ou=apps,dc=example,dc=com" which has no parent,
ending at line 528521 of file "/var/tmp/ou.ldif"



Cause

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