My Oracle Support Banner

Error Message "Forbidden Admin" in the GlassFish Message Queue (MQ) Master Broker's Log After Changing Broker Admin Passwords (Doc ID 1358953.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 3.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


While changing the password of the admin user for the MQ instances in a conventional cluster with a master broker, the command asadmin list-jmsdest <cluster ID> where <cluster ID> is the name of the GlassFish cluster, fails with the following error message:

remote failure: Unable to list JMS destinations. Please ensure that the Message Queue Brokers are running.
Command list-jmsdest failed.

and the following error message is logged in the master broker log of the MQ cluster:

[12/Sep/2011:11:07:54 CEST] WARNING JMX connector server jmxrmi: Failure detected during authentication com.sun.messaging.jmq.auth.api.FailedLoginException: [B4051]: Forbidden admin


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.