When Enabling SMF Service For Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0 The Server Throws Insufficient Privileges Error (Doc ID 1343147.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86 (32-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 02-Dec-2013***

Symptoms

When trying to enable SMF via the iPlanet Web Server Administration Server, the create-service button results in the following error:

ADMIN3420: Error creating service 'https-abc': insufficient privileges for action


Both Admin Server and Web Server instances are running as webservd user.

Cause

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