OID ldapbind as an Alias Fails with: ldap_bind: Invalid credentials / EUS Login as an Alias Fails with: ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied (Doc ID 1592998.1)

Last updated on JULY 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2 to 11.1.1 [Release 10gR2 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Internet Directory (OID), i.e., OID 11g 11.1.1.7.0 integrated with Enterprise User Security (EUS).

Setup aliases for users in OID.

However, using the aliases prevents an EUS login to the target database:

ERROR:
ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied

Also ldapbinds fail using the alias:

ldap_bind: Invalid credentials


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

1. Select a working user, and verify regular ldapbind works:


How to use user object aliases in OID?

Changes

 

Cause

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