Setting Access Rights of WebCenter Portal Space to Public Fails With Error "Granting of Role Public-User partially succeeded for identity anonymous-role. Granting permissions for Discussions, Announcements failed." (Doc ID 1535328.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 19, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.6.0 to 11.1.1.6.0 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

A WebCenter Portal Space was developed with 'private' access. Now that the space development is complete, the owner wants to make it 'public'.
When attempting to change the access settings to 'public' and click Apply, an error message occurs:

WCS#2013.03.04.13.29.42: Granting of Role Public-User partially succeeded for identity anonymous-role. Granting permissions for Discussions, Announcements failed.

Cause

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