To unlock OID super user !!!

If you are getting the below error in OID while using ldap, then it means the super user is locked. 

[oracle@xyz bin]$ ./ldapsearch -h xyz.oracle.com -p 389 -D cn=orcladmin -w abc -s sub -b dc=na,dc=xyz,dc=net uid=George* 
ldap_bind: DSA is unwilling to perform 
ldap_bind: additional info: Password Policy Error :9001: cn=orcladmin : Your account is locked. Please contact the Administrator. 

Please use the following command to unlock the super user in OID. 

cd $ORACLE_HOME/ldap/bin 

./oidpasswd conn= unlock_su_acct=true 

When you run the above command, it will ask for the super user’s password. 

Please find the below screenshot. 

  • October 24, 2014 | 27 views