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How to Configure the WLS Embedded LDAP Server for use with UCM (Doc ID 1312054.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 27, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 11.1.1.4.0 to 12.2.1.1.0 [Release 11g to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This document explains how to configure Oracle WebCenter Content Management to use the embedded WebLogic Server LDAP.

Information about the Embedded LDAP server itself can be found in the standard documentation
Oracle® Fusion Middleware System Administrator's Guide for Content Server
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14571_01/doc.1111/e10792/c03_security002.htm
Oracle® Fusion Middleware Securing Oracle WebLogic Server
11g Release 1 (10.3.3)
http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14571_01/web.1111/e13707/ldap.htm#SECMG327

Oracle Fusion Middleware Oracle WebLogic Server Administration Console Online Help
11g Release 1 (10.3.3)
http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E14571_01/apirefs.1111/e13952/taskhelp/security/ConfigureEmbeddedLDAPServers.html

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 Note: The following steps apply to WCC 11g and WCC 12c
 Background
 Configuring the Embedded LDAP Server
 Configure the embedded LDAP server
 Creating Content Server Roles
 Mapping Content Server Roles to the Embedded LDAP Groups
 
 Mapping Content Server Accounts to the Embedded LDAP Groups
 To map Content Server Accounts to LDAP groups, precede the groups with an @ symbol.  Use standard naming conventions such as @account_rwda.  It is assumed that accounts are already enabled on the Content Server.  If you wish to map arbitrary values see the section below.

 Edit the JPS provider in WCC (Administration -> Providers).
 The WCC managed server needs to restarted after editing the provider.
 Mapping Arbitrary Values with a Credentials Map
 Credential maps solve the problem of creating groups in your external directory server that match the names used in WCC for roles and accounts.  In order to use Credential Mapping the ProxyConnections component needs to be enabled on the UCM managed server.  This component is enabled by default.
 How to Create the Credentials Map
 Exporting and Importing Information in the Embedded LDAP Server
 http://download.oracle.com/docs/cd/E12839_01/web.1111/e13707/ldap.htm


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