Enterprise User Security and OID Server Chaining Requires Read Access to Users Password Attribute

(Doc ID 473387.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version: 10.2.0
Oracle Internet Directory - Version: to
This problem can occur on any platform.


While implementing Enterprise User Security[EUS] with Oracle Internet Directory[OID], users imported from
Sun Java System Directory Server [also known as Sun One iPlanet] may fail with :
ORA-28274: No ORACLE password attribute corresponding to user nickname exists


OID server chaining is set up as described in Chapter 28 of Oracle Internet Directory Administrator's Guide 10g (

EUS is set up as per Chapter 3 of Oracle Database Enterprise User Administrator's Guide 10g Release 2


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