OID ldapdelete Fails with: ldap_delete: Invalid DN syntax ldap_delete: additional info: The provided value "dn: <DN>" could not be parsed as a valid distinguished name because character ':' at position 2 is not allowed in an attribute name (Doc ID 2150120.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to 11.1.1 [Release 10gR1 to 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Deleting multiple entries from Oracle Internet Directory (OID) using ldapdelete and an LDIF file fails with:

 

Cause

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