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ODSEE 11g ldapmodify fails with error "ldap_add: Can't connect to the LDAP server - Invalid argument" (Doc ID 2198048.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 14, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The following ldapsearch works fine on dsee:
ldapsearch -x -h <HOSTNAME> -p <PORT> -D "uid=<UID>,ou=people,dc=<SUFFIX_DN>" -w <PASSWORD> b dc=<SUFFIX_DN> '(uid=<UID>)'

But the following ldapmodify does not work on the same machine.
ldapmodify -a -h <HOSTNAME> -p <PORT> -D <DM_ADMIN> -w <PASSWORD> -f /tmp/change1.ldif
adding new entry uid=<UID>,ou=people,dc=<SUFFIX_DN>
ldap_add: Can't connect to the LDAP server - Invalid argument
ldap_add: matched: ou=people,dc=<SUFFIX_DN>


 Directory server was cloned and moved to a new network.


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