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EUS-OVD 11g DBCA Fails to Register A Database with TNS-04409 and TNS-04431 errors. OVD Trace:32 Diagnostic Log Shows: com.octetstring.vde.util.DirectoryException: LDAP Error 53 : Modified against a read-only adapter. (Doc ID 2145363.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 12, 2019

Applies to:

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


Database Configuration Assistant (DBCA) fails to register a database in an Enterprise User Security (EUS) - Oracle Virtual Directory (OVD) 11g environment. A window with the following error message pops up:

Unable to create database entry in the directory service. - TNS-04409: Directory service error caused by

DirectoryServiceException: TNS-04431: DirectoryService: no entries found caused by


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