OUD11g: An ldapsearch Command Run Against OUD Returns "Result Code: 2" and Access Logs Show "...result=118 ... I/O Error: This SEARCH operation has read the maximum of 100000 values..." (Doc ID 2247476.1)

Last updated on APRIL 24, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Unified Directory - Version 11.1.1.5.0 to 11.1.2.3.170117 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to run ldapsearch against a group entry retrieving 100k+ group members, the following error occurs -

ERROR
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Result Code: 2

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
Run an ldapsearch command against the OUD server on an entry which will return more than 100k values of the same multi-valued attribute.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot retrieve the group information.

Cause

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