Unable to bind securely on "localhost:port" (Doc ID 1646071.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 11, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Environment
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1) Directory server version : 11.1.1.7.0
2) Machine's OS hosting ldap server: Solaris 10

Problem Description
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When attempting to set global password policy for instance (e.g. pwd-must-change-enabled) and other related commands, customer is unable to set the global password policy.
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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# /opt/dsee7/bin/dsconf set-server-prop -p 1389 pwd-must-change-enabled:on
Unable to bind securely on "localhost:1389".
The "set-server-prop" operation failed on "localhost:1389".
2.# /opt/dsee7/bin/dsconf get-server-prop -p 1389
Unable to bind securely on "localhost:1389".
The "get-server-prop" operation failed on "localhost:1389".


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the above steps.

Cause

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