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Oracle® Fusion Middleware Installation Guide for Oracle Identity Management
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)

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10 Configuring Oracle Directory Services Manager

This chapter explains how to configure Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM).

This chapter discusses the following topics:

10.1 Only ODSM in a New WebLogic Domain

This topic describes how to configure only Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM) in a new WebLogic administration domain. It includes the following sections:

10.1.1 Appropriate Deployment Environment

The configuration described in this topic is appropriate if Oracle Internet Directory was installed without a domain and you want to manage it using Oracle Directory Services Manager.

10.1.2 Components Deployed

Performing the configuration in this section deploys the following components:

  • WebLogic Managed Server

  • Oracle Directory Services Manager

  • WebLogic Administration Server

  • Fusion Middleware Control

10.1.3 Dependencies

The configuration in this section depends on Oracle WebLogic Server.

10.1.4 Procedure

Perform the following steps to configure only Oracle Directory Services Manager in a new domain:

  1. Ensure that Oracle Directory Services Manager is installed, as described in Installation Roadmap and Installing Oracle Identity Management Using "Install and Configure" Option.

    Note:

    If you selected Install and Configure option in the Select Installation Type screen while installing Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0), as described in Installing and Configuring Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0) Software, the Select Domain screen is displayed.

    If you selected Install Software - Do Not Configure option in the Select Installation Type screen while installing Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0), as described in Installing and Configuring Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0) Software, you must now start the Oracle Identity Management Configuration Wizard. Run <ORACLE_HOME>/bin/config.sh (on UNIX) or <ORACLE_HOME>\bin\config.bat (on Windows) to start the Oracle Identity Management Configuration Wizard. The Select Domain screen is displayed.

  2. On the Select Domain screen, select Create New Domain and enter the following information:

    • Enter the user name for the new domain in the User Name field.

    • Enter the user password for the new domain in the User Password field.

    • Enter the user password again in the Confirm Password field.

    • Enter a name for the new domain in the Domain Name field.

    Click Next. The Specify Installation Location screen appears.

  3. Identify the Homes, Instances, and the WebLogic Server directory by referring to Identifying Installation Directories. After you enter information for each field, click Next. The Specify Security Updates screen appears.

  4. Choose how you want to be notified about security issues:

    • If you want to be notified about security issues through email, enter your email address in the Email field.

    • If you want to be notified about security issues through My Oracle Support (formerly MetaLink), select the My Oracle Support option and enter your My Oracle Support Password.

    • If you do not want to be notified about security issues, leave all fields empty.

    Click Next. The Configure Components screen appears.

  5. Select only Oracle Directory Services Manager. The Fusion Middleware Control management component is automatically selected for this installation.

    Ensure no other components are selected and click Next. The Configure Ports screen appears.

  6. Choose how you want the Installer to configure ports:

    • Select Auto Port Configuration if you want the Installer to configure ports from a predetermined range.

    • Select Specify Ports using Configuration File if you want the Installer to configure ports using the staticports.ini file. You can click View/Edit File to update the settings in the staticports.ini file.

    Click Next.

  7. The Installation Summary screen appears. Verify the information on this screen. Click Configure to begin the configuration.

  8. The Configuration Progress screen appears. Click Next to continue.

  9. The Installation Complete screen appears. Click Save to save the configuration information to a file, and then click Finish to exit the installer.

10.2 Only ODSM in an Existing WebLogic Domain

This topic describes how to configure only Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM) in an existing WebLogic administration domain. It includes the following sections:

10.2.1 Appropriate Deployment Environment

The configuration described in this topic is appropriate if you want to deploy an additional Oracle Directory Services Manager component in an existing domain.

10.2.2 Components Deployed

Performing the configuration in this section deploys the following components:

  • WebLogic Managed Server

  • Oracle Directory Services Manager

10.2.3 Dependencies

The configuration in this section depends on Oracle WebLogic Server.

10.2.4 Procedure

Perform the following steps to configure only Oracle Directory Services Manager in an existing domain:

  1. Ensure that Oracle Directory Services Manager is installed, as described in Installation Roadmap and Installing Oracle Identity Management Using "Install and Configure" Option.

    Note:

    If you selected Install and Configure option in the Select Installation Type screen while installing Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0), as described in Installing and Configuring Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0) Software, the Select Domain screen is displayed.

    If you selected Install Software - Do Not Configure option in the Select Installation Type screen while installing Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0), as described in Installing and Configuring Oracle Identity Management 11g Release 1 (11.1.1.6.0) Software, you must now start the Oracle Identity Management Configuration Wizard. Run <ORACLE_HOME>/bin/config.sh (on UNIX) or <ORACLE_HOME>\bin\config.bat (on Windows) to start the Oracle Identity Management Configuration Wizard. The Select Domain screen is displayed.

  2. On the Select Domain screen, select Extend Existing Domain and enter the following information:

    1. Enter the name of the host that contains the domain in the Host Name field.

    2. Enter the Oracle WebLogic Server listen port in the Port field.

    3. Enter the user name for the domain in the User Name field.

    4. Enter the password for the domain user in the User Password field.

    Click Next. The Specify Installation Location screen appears.

  3. Identify the Homes, Instances, and the WebLogic Server directory by referring to "Identifying Installation Directories".

    Note:

    To configure Oracle Identity Management components in an existing Oracle WebLogic Server administration domain, each Oracle WebLogic Server Home, Oracle Middleware Home, and Oracle Home directory in the domain must have identical directory paths and names.

    After you enter information for each field, click Next. The Specify Security Updates screen appears.

  4. Choose how you want to be notified about security issues:

    • If you want to be notified about security issues through email, enter your email address in the Email field.

    • If you want to be notified about security issues through My Oracle Support (formerly MetaLink), select the My Oracle Support option and enter your My Oracle Support Password.

    • If you do not want to be notified about security issues, leave all fields empty.

    Click Next. The Configure Components screen appears.

  5. Select only Oracle Directory Services Manager. Ensure no other components are selected and click Next. The Configure Ports screen appears.

  6. Choose how you want the Installer to configure ports:

    • Select Auto Port Configuration if you want the Installer to configure ports from a predetermined range.

    • Select Specify Ports using Configuration File if you want the Installer to configure ports using the staticports.ini file. You can click View/Edit File to update the settings in the staticports.ini file.

    Click Next.

  7. The Installation Summary screen appears. Verify the information on this screen. Click Configure to begin the configuration.

  8. The Configuration Progress screen appears. Click Next to continue.

  9. The Installation Complete screen appears. Click Save to save the configuration information to a file, and then click Finish to exit the installer.

10.3 Verifying ODSM

To verify the Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM) installation, enter the following URL into your browser's address field:

http://host:port/odsm

Oracle Directory Services Manager is installed and running if the Welcome to Oracle Directory Services Manage screen appears.

Note:

While the appearance of the Welcome screen verifies Oracle Directory Services Manager is installed and running, you cannot connect to Oracle Internet Directory or Oracle Virtual Directory from Oracle Directory Services Manager without the appropriate credentials.

10.4 Getting Started with ODSM After Installation

After you install Oracle Directory Services Manager (ODSM), no additional configuration is needed. The next step is to log in to Oracle Internet Directory or Oracle Virtual Directory. The process for logging in to both directory servers is the same. Information about logging in to both Oracle Internet Directory and Oracle Virtual Directory provided below so you can learn more about Oracle Directory Services Manager in the context of each directory server.