AD To OID Sync Fails With [Root exception is java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out]
Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Active Directory (AD) to Oracle Internet Directory (OID) synchronization process had been working until the Infrastructure server was restarted.
Now ActiveChgImp.trc file shows error connecting to AD server:
LDAP URL : (adserver.mycompany.com:389 cn=oidbind,dc=mycompany,dc=com
Specifying binary attributes: mpegvideo objectguid objectsid guid usercertificate
LDAP CommuncationException javax.naming.CommunicationException: adserver.mycompany.com:389
[Root exception is java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out]
Reader initialization failed!
However, command line ldapbinds directly to same AD host/port work fine and consistently every time, i.e. the following ldapsearch works consiste:
ldapsearch -h adserver.mycompany.com -p 389 -D "cn=oidbind,dc=mycompany,dc=com"
-w <AD password> -b "" -s base "objectclass=*" highestCommittedUSN
So the connection timed out error only occurs for odisrv/sync.
DNS changes made and restarted infrastructure OID server.
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