Running synchronizeUserInformation Script With operationType='RENAME_USERNAME' Fails With: Type [RENAME_USERNAME] is not supported

(Doc ID 2001980.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.8.0 to 11.1.1.8.6 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms


When attempting to run the synchronizeUserInformation script with operationType='RENAME_USERNAME',
the following error occurs.

ERROR

wls:/wc_domain/domainRuntime> synchronizeUserInformation(appName='webcenter', operationType='RENAME_USERNAME',fileName='/refresh/oracle/testcases/synch/renameusers.properties', component='ALL',
dbVendor='Oracle', dbHostNPort='fmw11g.vm.oracle.com:1521', dbName='orcl01', dbSchemaName='dev_webcenter', verbose='true')...

Type [RENAME_USERNAME] is not supported. Specify a valid operationType. Refer to the help for more details.

 


STEPS

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

 

  1. Create a properties file with the user(s) to rename.
    e.g. to rename testuser1 to testuser2 :

    testuser1=newtestuser1
     

  2. Run the synchronizeUserInformation with operationType='RENAME_USERNAME'.
    This should return the error.



Cause

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