Starting Directory Server Service From DSCC Console Fails With Errors / Configuration error nsslapd-pluginarg1 must be an absolute path () / Configuration error Unable to load plugin "cn=Strong Password Check,cn=plugins,cn=config" (Doc ID 1524833.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Environment:
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Directory Server version: 6.0
Operating System hosting DS: Solaris 10

Problem:
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[14/Jan/2013:20:48:40 +0800] - ERROR - Strong Password Check Plugin - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Configuration error nsslapd-pluginarg1 must be an absolute path ()
[14/Jan/2013:20:48:40 +0800] - ERROR - Bootstrap config - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 - Configuration error Unable to load plugin "cn=Strong Password Check,cn=plugins,cn=config".
nsslapd-pluginarg1: 



STEPS TO REPRODUCE
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Logon to the DSCC console.
  2. Press the Start radio button.
  3. Alternately, try the startup script at command-line and the result will be the same.

 

Cause

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