Database Connection Open As Root When PostBindUID and PostBindGID Are Being Set in the WebLogic Server (Doc ID 2283008.1)

Last updated on JULY 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The Node Manager starts with root user when PostBindUID and PostBindGID are being set in WebLogic console, Environments-> Machines ->General.
The WebLogic processes are owned by the user specified in PostBindUID however the Database connections are being observed to have created from root user.

Changes

 Set PostBindUID and PostBindGID to bind a managed server to a port lower or equal to 1024 in a UNIX system

Cause

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