Unable To Influence Value Of getUserPrincipal() and getCallerprincipal() from Custom Loginmodule (Doc ID 391299.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Containers for J2EE - Version: 10.1.2.0.1
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

Application uses a custom loginmodule with form based authentication.
It adds other principals to subject during commit( ) phase.

When getUserPrincipal from web or getCallerPrincipal from EJB is used only the j_username used in form authentication is returned, and not the added principal(s).

Cause

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