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ODI-14177 "The external user: <NAME> does not exist in ODI repository and also has no ODI role granted" Error when Using Enterprise Roles in ODI 12c (Doc ID 2287875.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2023

Applies to:

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


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:

Note the error stack above is extracted from ODI

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 behavior:

  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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