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Using ldapdelete With an LDIF File Fails With: ldap_delete: additional info: Entry to be deleted not found (Doc ID 758286.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 30-Jan-2013

Symptoms

Trying to delete user from OID using the ldapdelete command with an LDIF file fails with:

 

 ldapdelete -h <OID_HOSTNAME> -p <OID_PORT> -D cn=orcladmin -w <PASSWORD> -c -v -f <FILENAME>.ldif

deleting entry cn=<USERNAME1>,cn=users,dc=<COMPANY>,dc=com
entry removed
deleting entry :cn=<USERNAME2>,cn=users,dc=<COMPANY>,dc=com
ldap_delete: No such object
ldap_delete: matched: cn=users,dc=<COMPANY>,dc=com
ldap_delete: additional info: Entry to be deleted not found.

 

 

Cause

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