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Installation of Identity Server Using Sun Java Directory Server 6.0 (Doc ID 552157.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

COREid Identity - Version: 10.1.4
COREid Access - Version: 10.1.4
This problem can occur on any platform.


Installation of Identity Server using Sun Java Directory Server 6.0 fails at the Defining the Directory Details step with error:

Error 32: LDAP Invalid credentials. Or invalid directory type supplied. Or no such object.

According to the Oracle Access Manager (OAM) certification matrix use of Sun Java Directory Server 6.0 with OAM is certified.

However during installation there is no option to select Sun Java Directory Server 6.0. The following is seen:

Configuring Identity Server...
The Identity Server connects to an LDAP enabled directory server to store your
User Data. Choose the appropriate directory server below, and choose Next to
continue the installation process.

Directory Server Type
[X] 1 - Oracle Internet Directory
[ ] 2 - Sun Directory Server 5.x
[ ] 3 - NDS
[ ] 4 - Active Directory
[ ] 5 - Active Directory on Windows Server 2003
[ ] 6 - Active Directory Application Mode
[ ] 7 - Siemens DirX
[ ] 8 - IBM Directory Server
[ ] 9 - Data Anywhere

If 'Sun Directory Server 5.x' is selected the configuration fails when performing automatic schema update with error:

There is an error. Please try again.
Error 32: LDAP Invalid credentials. Or invalid directory type supplied. Or no such object.

The Sun DS log shows:

[29/Jan/2008:19:07:40 -0500] conn=129 op=0 msgId=1 - BIND dn="cn=Directory Manager" method=128 version=3
[29/Jan/2008:19:07:40 -0500] conn=129 op=0 msgId=1 - RESULT err=0 tag=97 nentries=0 etime=0
dn="cn=directory manager"
[29/Jan/2008:19:07:40 -0500] conn=129 op=1 msgId=2 - ADD
dn="cn=obactionname,cn=index,cn=userRoot,cn=ldbm database,cn=plugins,cn=config"
[29/Jan/2008:19:07:40 -0500] conn=129 op=1 msgId=2 - RESULT err=32 tag=105 nentries=0 etime=0
[29/Jan/2008:19:07:40 -0500] conn=129 op=2 msgId=3 - UNBIND

The Sun DS error log shows:

[29/Jan/2008:19:16:58 -0500] - WARNING<5655> - Mapping Tree - conn=-1 op=-1 msgId=-1 -
Mapping tree node cn=config point to an unknown backend config, return default backend.

Steps To Reproduce:

Install Identity Server OAM package: Oracle_Access_Manager10_1_4_0_1_sparc-s2_Identity_Server.
When prompted for the Directory Server Type specify Sun Directory Server 5.x
Supply directory server hostname, port and credentials and click Next
Choose yes to automatically update the LDAP Server schema configuration.


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