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.


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.


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


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