OID 10g Error thrown in OIDDAS "NamingException Encountered in ldapModify [LDAP: error code 50 - Insufficient Access Rights]" (Doc ID 577708.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 to 10.1.4 [Release 10gR1 to 10gR3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 06-SEP-2012***

Symptoms

1. Error received trying to modify a user's 'street' attribute using either command line ldapmodify or logged in OIDDAS as a non-orcladmin user. However, can successfully modify the same user entry's st (state) attribute using either command line ldapmodify or logged in OIDDAS as the same non-orcladmin user.

2. ldapmodify -h <host> -p 389 -D "cn=kenntest,cn=users,dc=oracle,dc=com" -w <password> -f replace_street.ldif
modifying entry cn=kenntest,cn=users,dc=oracle,dc=com
ldap_modify: Insufficient access

3. cat replace_street.ldif
dn: cn=kenntest,cn=users,dc=kenntest,dc=com
changetype: modify
replace: street
street: Main

4. When logged in OIDDAS, the following error is generated:

User Editing Error !
Cannot modify base user entry - NamingException encountered in ldapModify [LDAP: error code 50 - Insufficient Access Rights]

Cause

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