OID External Authentication (Java) Plug-In Failed With Debug Log Error: Userpassword does not exist for entry <user DN> (Doc ID 1394709.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.4 to 11.1.1 [Release 10gR3 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Internet Directory (OID) 10g or 11g external authentication java-based plugins are configured but not working, i.e., ldapbinds return "ldap_bind: Invalid credentials" error.

Configuring OID (11g) server for external plugin level debug shows the following for the failure:

[2011-11-29T10:32:08-06:00] [OID] [TRACE:16] [] [OIDLDAPD] [host: myhost] [pid: 3247] [tid: 9] [ecid: 004gi8d3hJ^7a6QLyaT4iW0000mj0007Wt,0] ServerWorker (REG):[[
BEGIN
ConnID:3208 mesgID:1 OpID:0 OpName:bind ConnIP:::ffff:<IP address> ConnDN:Anonymous
INFO : gslfbidbDoBind * Version=3 BIND dn="cn=lastname\, firstname,ou=Internal,cn=Users,dc=mycompany,dc=com" method=128
ConnId = 3208, op=0, IpAddr=::ffff:<IP address>
...
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * Enter: gslsbpmCGetSubscriberpwdPolicy
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * Exit: gslsbpmCGetSubscriberpwdPolicy
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * Entry: gslsfbsBind()
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * Userpassword does not exist for entry cn=lastname\, firstname,ou=Internal,cn=Users,dc=mycompany,dc=com
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * Exit: lsbBind()
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * INFO:gsleswrASndResult OPtime=88647 micro sec RESULT=49 nentries=0
2011-11-29T10:32:08 * gslfbidbDoBind:Exit
END

Cause

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