ldapadd or ldapmodify Commands to OID Fail with "additional info: Failed to find dn in mandatory or optional attribute list" (Doc ID 761613.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 9.0.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ldapadd or ldapmodify commands in Unix fail when the LDIF file is edited in Windows and transferred through FTP to Unix, with:

ERROR:
ldap_add: additional info: Failed to find dn in mandatory or optional attribute list.



Changes

 

Cause

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