RMS Entry Management Has No Entries After Configuring Replication (Doc ID 413879.1)

Last updated on JULY 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version: 10.1.2
This problem can occur on any platform.

Symptoms

The customer is installing an OID Replicated environment following the documentation in the Oracle® Application Server High Availability Guide 10g Release 2 (10.1.2): Chapter 12 Deploying Identity Management with Multimaster Replication

The master OID (MDS) and replica OID (RMS) have been installed successfully, remtool -asrsetup has been run successfully and the replication processes started on both tiers. No errors in the oidrepld00.log files.

Step 12.1.6 'Installing OracleAS Single Sign-On and Oracle Delegated Administration Services on the Replica Node' is failing in the Oracle Universal Installer (OUI) screen to 'Specify LDAP Virtual Host and Ports'.

Error reported in OUI:
Error validating the SSL port settings from this Oracle Internet Directory. Verify that this Oracle Internet Directory, its database and listener are running, that it is configured to support SSL and non-SSL connections, and that you have entered the correct host name and SSL port numbers.

Error in the installActions<date>.log:

argsArr = ssoreplica.uk.oracle.com,636,,,oracle.ias.repqueries.InstallSSLSocketFactoryImpl,
Query Returned: 3,oracle.ldap.util.UtilException: Error in resolving Oracle Context:
cn=OracleContext [LDAP: error code 32 - No Such Object],
Error:

ldapsearch for entries top-level DIT entries in the RMS OID shows that there are no entries there:

$ORACLE_HOME/bin/ldapsearch -h <replica_hostname> -p <replica_nonssl_OIDport> -D "cn=orcladmin" -w "<orcladmin_pwd>" -L -b "cn=oraclecontext" -s one "(objectclass=*)" dn

Output:
    ldap_search: No such object

If a connection is made to the RMS OID using Oracle Directory Manager (oidadmin), no entries are visible under Entry Management.

Cause

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