Users Receive "invalid approval/rejection password." when Attempting to Approve a Change (Doc ID 1483625.1)

Last updated on JUNE 25, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.3.1.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 9.3.1.2 version, Directory Access Protocol, LDAP users are not able to Approve with the LDAP Password and receive the following error in Web Client:

ERROR

"Invalid approval/rejection password."


STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Setting LDAP in Java Client

User Path: DC=company, DC=com
Search Scope: ONE_LEVEL
Search Filter: (objectclass=person)
Mechanism: simple
Group Path: OU=mygroups, DC=company, DC=com
Group Scope: SUB_TREE
Group Filter: (cn=Agile_Users)

Leave other fields blank

2. Setting in Weblogic

User Base DN: DC=company,DC=com
All Users Filter: (objectclass=person)
User From Name Filter: leave it blank
User Search Scope: onelevel
User Name Attribute: sAMAccountName
User Object Class: user
Group Base DN: OU=mygroups,DC=company,DC=com
All Groups Filter: (cn=Agile_Users)
Group From Name Filter: leave it blank
Group Search Scope: subtree
Group Membership Searching: unlimited
Max Group Membership Search Level: 0
Static Group Name Attribute: cn
Static Group Object Class: group
Static Member DN Attribute: member
Static Group DNs from Member DN Filter: (&(member=%M)(objectclass=group))

Leave other fields with default value.

3. Restart Weblogic and try to use the ldap user login and approve Changes.

Cause

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