ActiveWriter Synchronization Export Profile to AD Fails with DIP-10007 and "invalid attribute description; remaining name 'cn=changelog'" Due to Invalid Matching Filter (Doc ID 2129380.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1.9.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Synchronization Profile exporting changes from the Oracle back-end directory, e.g. Oracle Internet Directory (OID) or Oracle Unified Directory (OUD), to Microsoft (MS) Active Directory (AD) configured on Oracle Directory Integration Platform (DIP or ODIP).

The Export Profile fails with the following error messages in wls_ods1-diagnostic.log log:

[2016-04-21T14:31:45.755+09:00] [wls_ods1] [ERROR] [DIP-10007] [oracle.dip.OID2AD] ... [APP: DIP#11.1.1.2.0] error in execution of Agent thread: OID2AD[[
ODIException: Failure During Search
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPReader.searchChanges(LDAPReader.java:412)
at oracle.ldap.odip.web.DIPSyncBean.mapExecute(DIPSyncBean.java:617)
at oracle.ldap.odip.web.DIPSyncBean.execMapping(DIPSyncBean.java:459)
at oracle.ldap.odip.web.DIPSyncBean.doOneIteration(DIPSyncBean.java:359)
at oracle.ldap.odip.web.DIPSync_2r3ocw_EOImpl.__WL_invoke(Unknown Source)
...
Caused by: javax.naming.directory.InvalidSearchFilterException: invalid attribute description; remaining name 'cn=changelog'
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.Filter.encodeSimpleFilter(Filter.java:415)
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.Filter.encodeFilter(Filter.java:126)
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.Filter.encodeFilterList(Filter.java:720)
...

 

Changes

The profile is for exporting changes from Oracle directory (E.g. OID and OUD) to AD.
The Writer is "oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.ActiveWriter".

The filter "searchfilter=LDAP_SEARCH_FILTER" is set in the Matching Filter of profile, for example "searchfilter=cn!=user01".

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms