Creating a Root Node in OID Using "ldapadd" Failed With Invalid Credentials (49) ldap_sasl_interactive_bind_s (Doc ID 882343.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version 11.1.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 06-Feb-2014

Symptoms

 Trying to create a Root Node in Oracle Internet Directory (OID) using ldapadd command failed :

$ ldapadd -h server.us.oracle.com -p 389 -D cn=orcladmin -w welcome1 -v -f root.ldif
ldap_initialize( ldap://server.us.oracle.com:389 )
SASL/DIGEST-MD5 authentication started
ldap_sasl_interactive_bind_s: Invalid credentials (49)

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms