DPS - starttls closed with "Unable to convert ASN.1 element to an LDAP message." (Doc ID 1577489.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release 6.0 to 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following may be observed in the DPS access logs.


[25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - PROFILE    - INFO  - conn=1581 assigned to connection handler cn=default connection handler, cn=connection handlers, cn=config
[25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - CONNECT    - INFO  - conn=1581 client=127.0.0.1:50959 server=localhost:7700 protocol=LDAP
[25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - OPERATION  - INFO  - conn=1581 op=0 EXTENDED oid="1.3.6.1.4.1.1466.20037"
[25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - OPERATION  - INFO  - conn=1581 op=0 EXTENDED RESPONSE err=0 msg="" etime=1
[25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - OPERATION  - INFO  - conn=1581 DISCONNECT [25/Jun/2013:10:38:25 -0400] - DISCONNECT - INFO  - conn=1581 reason="protocol error" msg="Unable to convert ASN.1 element to an LDAP message."

with the above the client is disconnected and no search is performed.

Cause

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