LDAP service in 'maintenance' state. Service log reports "certutil: could not add certificate to token or database: Error adding certificate to database" SMF-8000-YX

(Doc ID 2342174.1)

Last updated on APRIL 25, 2018

Applies to:

Sun ZFS Storage 7420 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The ZFS Storage Appliance reports a problem due to the LDAP serice being failed, SMF-8000-YX.
The LDAP service log will report:
    certutil: could not add certificate to token or database: Error adding certificate to database.
    svc:/network/ldap/client:default: cert conversion failed.

e.g.:

This is also seen in the BUI under: Configuration > SERVICES > LDAP > Logs.

 

Changes

 A new LDAP server was installed replacing the old LDAP server. The new and old LDAP server had the same name.

Cause

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