Unable To Create ODSEE Identity Store In OAM Console With Specific Search Base - Connection Failed (Doc ID 1632867.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Access Manager - Version 11.1.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Oracle Access Manager (OAM) Console Identity Store creation / Test Connection is failing when creating/modifying an Identity Store for connection to Oracle Directory Server EE (ODSEE).

This issue may occur only for specific User Search Base values.
For example, Search Base ou=customers,o=company may have successful Test Connection, but with different Search Base ou=accounts,ou=depts,o=company then Test Connection fails.

Steps to reproduce

1. In OAM Console, create a new Identity Store for connection to Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition directory server.
2. Complete the required fields, set User Name Attribute to "uid" and specify a particular User Search Base value.
3. Click the Test Connection button - connection failed.
4. Try to save the Identity Store - connection failed error and the store is not created.


Cause

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