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SOA 11g: B2B User and Authentication Provider Q&A (Doc ID 1340642.1)

Last updated on APRIL 19, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle B2B 10g (Business to Business)
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After creating a new user in the B2B interface as described by the following steps, inconsistent behaviour and malfunctions can be observed. For example, if you want to delete or edit a user in the B2B console, you would get an error dialog without any message. You will see different errors in the log file. The steps to create a user are:

Steps followed to add a Trading Partner User:

  1. Create new user in the Default WebLogic Server (WLS) Identity Store:
    • Log in to the WebLogic Administration Console (http://host:port/console).
    • Click the Security Realms function.
    • Click myrealm. Within the myrealm settings, click the Users and Groups tab.
    • Click New and add a user and user password.

  2. Add a User in the Oracle B2B Interface:
    • Click the Partner link.
    • Click the User tab, select a trading partner, and then click Add.
    • Provide the username created when creating a new user in the Identity Store. Click Search.
    • Select the Monitor or Administrator role and click OK

Possible error messages in the log file:

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