How to Unlock/Reset Super User cn=orcladmin When the ODS's Password Has Been Forgotten, Lost or is Unknown?
Last updated on MAY 02, 2018
Applies to:Oracle Internet Directory - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 184.108.40.206.0 [Release 10gR2 to 12c]
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How to unlock/reset super user orcladmin when the ODS password has been forgotten or is unknown, in OID 10.1.2.0.2 through 11g?
Some errors that are associated with locked or invalid superuser credentials, and that can be corrected with the steps below, are as follows:
From the ldapbind command:
ldap_bind: Invalid credentials
ldap_bind: additional info: Super user login: cn=orcladmin
ldap_bind: additional info: Password Policy Error :9001: cn=orcladmin : Your account is locked.
Please contact the Administrator.
From the oidpasswd command:
ERROR * gsldpuUnlockSuAccount * ORA-1017:ORA-01017: invalid username/password; logon denied
ldap_bind: DSA is unwilling to perform
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