'mod dn' (modrdn with New Parent) Fails With Error : "This server is configured to refuse to move entries." - How to Move the Entry Within the Directory Information Tree (DIT) (Doc ID 1318583.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 24, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

There are times when one may be wanting to move an entry, whether for renaming purposes or perhaps in resolving a replication conflict.

If you are doing a mod dn to move an entry within the DIT, you may get an error as shown below:

(nothing is logged in the error logs)

Cause

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