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DIPCA Fails When Installing 1st Node of OracleAS Identity Management Cluster (IMHA) - "OIDCAException: Invalid Credentials" (Doc ID 740815.1)

Last updated on MAY 31, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version to [Release AS10gR2]
Oracle Fusion Middleware High Availability - Version to [Release AS10gR2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Oracle Application Server 10g Enterprise Edition - Version: to


OracleAS Metadata Repository has been installed into an Oracle Server database using Metadata Repository Creation Assistant

The goal is to install the first node of an OracleAS Cluster for Identity Management  against the existing Metadata Repository.

The install fails at the configuration assistant stage with the Directory Integration Provisioning Configuration Assistant (DIPCA) failing.

ORACLE_HOME/cfgtoollogs/dipca.log shows the error stack

oracle.ldap.oidinstall.backend.OIDCAException: Invalid Credentials
at oracle.ldap.oidinstall.backend.OIDConfiguration.sslbind(
at oracle.ldap.oidinstall.backend.OIDConfiguration.<init>(
at oracle.ldap.oidinstall.backend.OIDConfigWrapper.configDIP(
at oracle.ldap.oidinstall.OIDCA.doSilent(
at oracle.ldap.oidinstall.OIDCA.main(


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