Diagnosing "Unable to establish connection to the Oracle Internet Directory Server" Error When Executing Ptlconfig Script (Doc ID 314031.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Portal - Version 9.0.4 to 10.1.4.2 [Release 10g to 10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 27-Feb-2015


Goal

How to diagnose the behavior  below:

Execution of "./ptlconfig -dad portal" command returns the following error :

$ ./ptlconfig -dad portal
Portal Dependency Settings Tool
Processing Portal instance '/pls/portal' (cn=portal,cn=oraclecontext)
OPCA_ERROR : Repository access api getDBConnect()for Portal throws exception
:Unable to establish connection to the Oracle Internet Directory Server
Exception : javax.naming.AuthenticationException: [LDAP: error code 49 - Invalid Credentials]

 

Solution

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