When Creating A Partition In Multi-Tenant Edition, User Cannot Authenticate Anymore Using a Non-Default Authenticator (such as ReadOnlySQLAuthenticator) (Doc ID 2107474.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.2.1.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

You have a ReadOnlySQLAuthenticator provider.
You can authenticate seamlessly in a webapp deployed in the domain
As wanting to use the Multi-tenancy (MT) feature of WebLogic Server, you configure a domain partition and restart the domain
You then cannot authenticate anymore in the webapp because the ReadOnlySQLAuthenticator is not configured to support the Identity Domain for the global partition.

Removing the partition, restarting domain, you can authenticate again.

Question is to add a partition and still being able to authenticate in a webapp deployed at the global level: how-to?

Setting ATN and ATZ debug, exceptions appear in the logs, containing:

 

Solution

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