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ODSEE - Custom Password Policy Import Reports Errors of Conflicting Password Policy Attributes (Doc ID 2285795.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 16, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The directory server password policy mode was set to DS5-compatibility-mode.  An attempt was made to copy an existing custom password policy and import it.

The following error about conflicting attributes was reported .

adding new entry cn=<TEST_ADMINS>,ou=<SPECIAL_USERS>,dc=<SUFFIX_DN>
ldap_add: DSA is unwilling to perform
ldap_add: additional info: (Password Policy: add policy entry) An LDAP operation must not contain both types passwordLockoutDuration (passwordPolicy) and pwdLockoutDuration (sunPwdPolicy).




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