How To Reuse the Name of a Deleted Role

(Doc ID 1479196.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 30, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit - Version 11.1.2.0.0 to 11.1.11.1.0 [Release 1.0]
Oracle Fusion Application Toolkit Cloud Service - Version 11.1.4.0.0 to 11.1.11.1.0 [Release 1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

When you create a role in Fusion Application, sometime, you find the role is not created right, so you delete the role and try to recreate the role with the same name, then most likely you will get an error.

This is because when you delete a role in Oracle Identity Manager (OIM), OIM just mark the role record as deleted, the role record is still exist in OIM database, which prevent you from creating a role with the same role name.

This article will teach you how to permanently remove the deleted role record, so you can reuse the role name.

Solution

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