Unexpected character ('¾' (code 190)): expected a valid value

ForgeRock-OpenIDMOpenIDMIDMKeystore
June 25, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
Unexpected character occurred when the IP addresses changes and the virtual instance was migrated into a separate network subnet.
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OpenDJ Error - Connect Error Result Code: 91 (Connect Error)

OpenDJLDAPldapsearchForgeRock
June 5, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
When trying to connect, I would then receive the following error "Connect Error Result Code: 91 (Connect Error)"
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Tomcat NioEndpoint$SocketProcessor.doRun java.lang.NullPointerException error

TomcatJava-8PKICAS
June 5, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
When initiating the Tomcat instance, the cas-stderr log file will log a SEVERE error logging multiple times every few seconds
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IDM ERROR - JDBC repository configured but datasource default was not found

ForgeRockIDMJDBC
May 23, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
IDM ERROR - JDBC repository configured but datasource default was not found
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OpenIDM Issue - javax.crypto.BadPaddingException: Given final block not properly padded

OpenIDMIDMForgeRockcryptography
May 23, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
org.forgerock.json.JsonException: org.forgerock.json.crypto.JsonCryptoException: javax.crypto.BadPaddingException: Given final block not properly padded
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Validating CAS service tickets - Client available

CASAuthentication
May 23, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
During the CAS integration for a protected web application, there was always the question on how to see the CAS response once someone has authenticated.
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HOW TO: Enqueue a JMS_TEXT_MESSAGE from java to Oracle database Queue

AQJMSQueueSQL
February 1, 2017
Created by: Daniel Redfern
In this example, I've quickly highlighted the JMS (Java Message Service) components with a simple POJO (Plain Old Java Object) for an asynchronous oracle database queue as well as constructing a JMS_TEXT_MESSAGE to the queue.
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Shibboleth SP Issue: opensaml::saml2md::MetadataException

ShibbolethIDPShibboleth-SPSAML2metadata
December 13, 2016
Created by: Daniel Redfern
When integrating the Shibboleth IDP and the Shibboleth SP, I would receive the following saml2 metadata issue

opensaml::saml2md::MetadataException
The system encountered an error at
To report this problem, please contact the site administrator atroot@localhost.
Please include the following message in any email:
opensaml::saml2md::MetadataException at (http://HOSTNAME/secure/)
Unable to locate metadata for identity provider (https://HOSTNAME/idp/shibboleth)

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Shibboleth CAS Integration: HTTP Status 500 - Error processing ShibCas authentication request

ShibbolethIDPCASAuthentication
December 13, 2016
Created by: Daniel Redfern
You need to integrate Shibboleth IDP 3 with CAS This means that Shibboleth uses CAS as the authentication module to authenticate users. This is a Shibboleth IDP external authentication plugin that delegates to CAS
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OpenDJ Issue - The search base entry 'dc=example,dc=com' does not exist

OpenDJldapsearchForgeRock
November 2, 2016
Created by: Daniel Redfern
This bugged me for a while though when I installed a default openDJ instance in my local computer for POC purposes, I would get an ldapsearch error response stating that The search base entry 'dc=example,dc=com' does not exist All I was doing was a simple ldapsearch so what was the problem.
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