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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 APRIL 12, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Internet Directory (OID), i.e., OID 11g or 12c, integrated with Enterprise User Security (EUS).

Setup aliases for users in OID.

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

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?




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