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4 Replies Latest reply: Apr 12, 2013 12:21 PM by Gary Graham RSS

sqldeveloper new connection using ldap,  no ldap contexts ?

cfarme01 Newbie
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I'm trying to track down a problem we are having with sql developer 3.1.07.42
to set up a new connection using the LDAP method, obtaining the
net service name from a sun one ldap server.

The net service names are stored in the sun one ldap server, ldap.ora is
configured correctly and tnsping and sqlplus successfully obtain a
databases netservice details, but sql developer doesn't.

When creating a new connection and specifying the connection type as ldap, after selecting
the required ldap server, instead of listing any contexts the error
Status: Failure -[LDAP: error code 32 - No Such Object]
appears.

It seems sqldeveloper extracts the available directory servers from the DIRECTORY_SERVERS
setting in ldap.ora but doesn't use the DEFAULT_ADMIN_CONTEXT setting.

Does sql developer query the directory server for a list of contexts ? If so, what ldap search
query does it use ?

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