OUD 11g - Update of Attribute via Delete and Subsequent Add Does Not Replicate to Other Instances

(Doc ID 2195617.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.2.3.0 to 11.1.2.3.160419 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In a simple replication deployment with two OUD instances replicating to each other, start off with a user entry that looks like so on both instances...

dn: uid=ckent,ou=Special Users,dc=example,dc=com
givenName: Clark
objectClass: person
objectClass: organizationalPerson
objectClass: inetOrgPerson
objectClass: top
uid: ckent
displayName: ClarkKent
cn: Clark Kent
sn: Kent

The following ldapmodify is then performed to update the displayName attribute (via delete and subsequent add)...

Cause

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