NullPointerException when Using External LDAP and Virtualize Property is set to True (Doc ID 1522250.1)

Last updated on JULY 25, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Management Suite - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Oracle SOA Suite - Version 11.1.1.6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

BPM 11.1.1.6

Weblogic is configured with Iplanet LDAP provider as top provider and control flag is set to sufficient.
Control flag for Default Authenticator(and other authenticators) is set to sufficient.

ADF Virtualize flag is true.

Following NullPointerException is observed when querying task services
e.g. cf.getBPMUserAuthenticationService() .authenticate(username, password.toCharArray(), null);  
where cf is BPMServiceClientFactory object.
Or while trying to login into workspace.

 

Cause

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