Some Users Are Getting "SyntaxError:expected expression" When logging into Contributor UI (Doc ID 2200053.1)

Last updated on JULY 07, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.8.0 to 11.1.1.8.0 [Release FatWire]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When logging in as a user in question to Contributor UI, an error occurs:

Unable to read the configuration file . Please check the console for more details( SyntaxError:expected expression, got '<')

When the user drills down Site Tree , pages are listed but when the user tries to open up pages nothing happens.

Changes

1. The environment in question is (ldap-)integrated with Sun DSEE.

2. The users having the issue have a name that conflicts with an existing ACL.

For example, a user named "ContentEditor"

Cause

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