"ODI-14177" Error When Using Enterprise Roles in ODI 12c (Doc ID 2287875.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Data Integrator - Version 12.1.2.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

External Authentication has been successfully enabled for Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) 12c.

When trying to map Enterprise Roles defined in the authentication LDAP to ODI Roles, the following error is received:

oracle.odi.core.security.BadCredentialsException:
ODI-14177: The external user: xxxx does not exist in ODI repository and also has no ODI role granted.
The GUID of the user : \05\35\de\ab\fb\e7\ba\48\af\86\16\9b\36\37\9f\15
  at oracle.odi.core.security.SecurityManager.createAuthentication(SecurityManager.java:953)
  at oracle.odi.core.security.SecurityManager.createAuthentication(SecurityManager.java:385)
  at oracle.odi.ui.docking.panes.OdiCnxFactory$2.run(OdiCnxFactory.java:256)
  at oracle.ide.dialogs.ProgressBar.run(ProgressBar.java:961)
  at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:745)

Note the error stack above is extracted from ODI 12.2.1.2.6. The issue however is reproduced with previous ODI 12c releases. The single difference being the line number in the error message.

Steps to reproduce the issue:

  1. Configure ODI to use Microsoft Active Directory (AD) for user authentication.
  2. Create an user in ODI Studio to match the Microsoft AD user, and successfully authenticate the user via AD.
  3. Define a GROUP in AD called "ODI-AD1" and assign user "A" to this group.
  4. Create a role in ODI called "ODI -AD1– ROLE"” and associate AD Group "ODI-AD1" and set Role Profiles.
  5. Login to ODI client with User "A". Observe the error message.

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