Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2016
Applies to:Oracle Forms - Version 10.1.2.3.0 and later
Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Resource Access Descriptors (RADs) are used by Forms and Reports when Single Sign-On (SSO) is configured for the products. The RAD name matches a specific configuration section in the formsweb.cfg. The RAD contains specific DB connect information such as username, password and DB connect string and is normally associated with a specific OID user. See
The note describes the steps to create an OID user and assign a RAD to that user using LDAP commands.
***Checked for relevance on 20-May-2014***
To demonstrate how to create an OID user and assign a RAD to that user using LDAP commands.
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