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

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Secure Enterprise Search - Version 10.1.8.2 to 10.1.8.4
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 08-Nov-2012

Symptoms

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***
oracle.security.idm.ObjectNotFoundException: No User found matching the criteria   
at oracle.security.idm.providers.stdldap.util.DirectSearchResponse.initSearch(DirectSearchResponse.java:152) at oracle.security.idm.providers.stdldap.util.VLVSearchResponse.<init>(VLVSearchResponse.java:60)
at oracle.security.idm.providers.stdldap.util.LDAPRealm.searchUsers(LDAPRealm.java:427) at oracle.security.idm.providers.stdldap.LDIdentityStore.search(LDIdentityStore.java:179)
at oracle.search.plugin.



And the crawler log file shows similar entries like:

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



Cause

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