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pin_crypt_app Fails if User is Not Defined in /etc/passwd File (Doc ID 2761021.1)

Last updated on MARCH 17, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On Oracle Communications Billing and Revenue Management (BRM), when attempting to run pin_crypt_app as a user not defined in /etc/passwd, the following error occurs:

This affects systems which authenticates users with an external system such as Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) and regardless of whether pin_crypt_app is executed as part of the installation of BRM and when manually called.

This error started when OZT encryption was introduced to BRM.


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