Unable To Access Elasticsearch as esadmin with Linux Platform

(Doc ID 2265376.1)

Last updated on MAY 12, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise CS Campus Community - Version 9.2 to 9.2 [Release 9]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When trying to log into Elasticsearch as esadmin, get the following error:

{"error":{"root_cause":[{"type":"orcl_auth_plugin_exception","reason":"Invalid user/password"}],"type":"orcl_auth_plugin_exception","reason":"Invalid user/password"},"status":401}

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Install Elasticsearch.
2. Try to access by entering user name of esadmin and password.

The issue has the following business impact:

Due to this issue, users cannot access Elasticsearch.


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