Category Archives: TDS

Prepare CentOS for IBM software installation

1. Install the following packages for IBM installations: yum install -y compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6 yum install -y compat-libstdc++-33-3.2.3-69.el6.i686 yum install -y compat-db-4.6.21-15 yum install -y compat-db-4.6.21-15.i686 yum install -y libXp-1.0.0-15.1 yum install -y libXp-1.0.0-15.1.i686 yum install -y libXmu-1.0.5-1 yum install -y libXmu-1.0.5-1.i686 … Continue reading

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Change from Standalone to Federated repository

1. Update the following properties in the file  wp_profile_root/ConfigEngine/properties/wkplc.properties under the heading VMM Federated LDAP Properties: federated.ldap.id=fedAD1 federated.ldap.host=ad.mycompany.com federated.ldap.port=636 federated.ldap.bindDN=cn=wpsadmin,cn=users,dc=mycompany,dc=com federated.ldap.bindPassword=wpsadmin federated.ldap.ldapServerType=AD2003 federated.ldap.baseDN=dc=mycompany,dc=com federated.ldap.sslEnabled=true federated.ldap.sslConfiguration=NodeDefaultSSLSettings 2. Update the following required parameters in the wkplc.properties file under VMM Federated repository properties: federated.primaryAdminId=cn=wpsadmin,cn=users,dc=mycompany,dc=com … Continue reading

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CWWIM4538E occurs on login after configuring for federated repository

This issue is usually arrive when duplicate user names were found between default file based repository and newly configured federated repository such as wpsadmin. In SystemOut logs following exception is shown while logging to either WAS or WP console: [5/26/11 … Continue reading

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Configure WebSphere Portal 6.x with Tivoli Directory Server 6.x as Federated Repository

1. Update C:IBMWebSpherewp_profileConfigEngineconfighelperswp_add_federated_ids.properties with following values: federated.ldap.id=fed1 federated.ldap.host=tdshost.ibm.com federated.ldap.port=390 federated.ldap.bindDN=cn=root federated.ldap.bindPassword=password federated.ldap.ldapServerType=IDS6 federated.ldap.baseDN=dc=ibm,dc=com 2. Run the following command to update parent property file and validate the connection to LDAP: ConfigEngine validate-federated-ldap -DparentProperties=C:IBMWebSpherewp_profileConfigEngineconfighelperswp_add_federated_ad.properties -DSaveParentProperties=true -DWasPassword=wpsadmin -DPortalAdminPwd=wpsadmin 3. Run the following task … Continue reading

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LDAP / TDS commands

Search: All LDAP entries on non-SSL port: <ldap_install>/bin/ldapsearch -b dc=ibm,dc=com cn=* (OR cn=Ishtiaque*) All LDAP entries on SSL port: <ldap_install>/bin//bin/ldapsearch -Z -K <ldap_install>/etc/key.kdb -P ssl_password -b dc=ibm,dc=com cn=* Note: LDAP server must be configured on SSL port, while key.kdb and … Continue reading

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The directory key stash file is inconsistent with the associated encrypted data

When you import .ldif file onto your server you might get the following error: GLPCRY007E The directory key stash file is inconsistent with the associated encrypted data. In order to resolve this error you need to modify ibm-slapdCryptoSync and ibm-slapdCryptoSalt … Continue reading

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SQL5043N Support for one or more communications protocols failed to start successfully

After configuring Tivoli Directory Server databases some time we get following exception in: /home/idsinst/sqllib/db2dump/db2diag.log /home/idsinst/sqllib/log/db2start.log SQL5043N  Support for one or more communications protocols failed to start successfully. However, core database manager functionality started successfully. 1. In order to resolve the … Continue reading

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