"oracle.xdo.security.ValidateException: javax.naming.NamingException: Invalid role definition: Cyclic Definition Detected" Error While Login To Bi Publisher After Cross Referencing User Roles (Doc ID 2045461.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 19, 2015

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version 10.1.3.4.2 to 11.1.1.9.0 [Release 10.1 to 11.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Logging into BI Publisher (BIP), the following error occurs:

The server can not be used due to a configuration error, please contact the administrator. If you are the administrator, please consult BI Publisher user guide for proper configuration.
Error details =>
oracle.xdo.security.ValidateException: javax.naming.NamingException: Invalid role definition: Cyclic Definition Detected

Changes

 Cross Referenced User Roles from the BIP application Roles and Users option which caused the issue.

Cause

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