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What is the IDCS User Attribute uidNumber Used for? (Doc ID 2619876.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 23, 2020

Applies to:

Identity Cloud Service (IDCS) - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

 We are considering the migration to the idcs user data with using REST API.
 We got user data from source idcs instance via the REST API and posted that data to another IDCS instance.
 However, some user data failed to post to idcs due to error with uidNumber attribute.
 What is the IDCS User Attribute uidNumber Used for?

{
  "schemas": [
    "urn:ietf:params:scim:api:messages:2.0:Error",
    "urn:ietf:params:scim:api:oracle:idcs:extension:messages:Error"
  ],
  "detail": "The user's Posix uidNumber 1,000,000 is invalid. You can only specify numbers between 500 and 999,999.",
  "status": "400",
  "urn:ietf:params:scim:api:oracle:idcs:extension:messages:Error": {
    "messageId": "error.identity.user.invalidPosixUidNumber"
  }
}

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