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"No User found matching the criteria" and "EQG-31212" errors while trying to crawl NTFS source (Doc ID 727999.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version to
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 1-Jun-2018


When crawling an NTFS source, and after the crawler schedule completed, the following message is posted in the Error Log popup window of  the Schedules page: (Home----> Schedules ---> Synchronization Schedule Status)

***Crawler raised the following error for data source "Legal_Cralwer2" at time Jul 01, 2008 11:41:23*** No User found matching the criteria   
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And the crawler log file shows similar entries like:

EQG-31212: Principal  "(group)" ... cannot be validated


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