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Invalid Passphrase Supplied Error Message Is Reported by Policy Studio While Giving The Admin Password When The PassPhrase Is Requested (Doc ID 1917506.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 02, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle API Gateway - Version 11.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After a new OAG installation is completed, an attempt is made to change the password for the admin user.  When editing the configuration in Policy Studio, the following error is thrown:


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

  public server : core gateway
  private server : Policy Studio, API Gateway Explorer, Configuration Studio

  1) install core gateway on the public server, then change the admin password
  2) create a gateway and start it using command:

        ./managedomain -c -n "Gateway1" -g "Group1" --instance_host -s 8080 -m 8085 --username admin --password
        ./startinstance -g "Group1" -n "Gateway1" --username admin --password

  3) install Policy Studio, API Gateway Explorer, Configuration Studio on the private server

  4) launch Policy Studio on the private server and connect to the admin nodemanager by supplying the host, port, username, password
      it displays the group and gateway available
      click on the group -> edit active configuration --> and provide the password in the appropriate location.
      on providing password that was used in step 2) - or use the default "changeme" to get the error reported.


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