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OID 11g DIP attempting to sync Users with objectclass=contact Which should be excluded "LDAP: error code 65 - sn attribute not found. Mandatory Attribute missing" (Doc ID 2410634.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Sync from AD to OID failing.

LDAP: error code 65 - sn attribute not found. Mandatory Attribute missing



[2018-06-08T07:50:42.432-04:00] [wls_ods1] [ERROR] [DIP-10007] [oracle.dip.<PROFILE_NAME>] [tid: <TID>] [userId: <USERNAME>>] [ecid: <ECID>] [APP: DIP#] error in execution of Agent thread: <PROFILE_NAME>[[
ODIException: Error Creating Entry in Directory
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.createEntry(
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.insert(
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.modifyRadd(
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.performWriteChanges(
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.writeChanges(
Caused by: [LDAP: error code 65 - sn attribute not found. Mandatory Attribute missing.]; remaining name 'cn=<USERNAME>,ou=contacts,ou=HRusers,cn=users,dc=<COMPANY>,dc=com'
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.mapErrorCode(
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.processReturnCode(
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.processReturnCode(
at com.sun.jndi.ldap.LdapCtx.c_createSubcontext(
at com.sun.jndi.toolkit.ctx.ComponentDirContext.p_createSubcontext(
at com.sun.jndi.toolkit.ctx.PartialCompositeDirContext.createSubcontext(
at oracle.ldap.odip.gsi.LDAPWriter.createEntry(


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