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LTPA issue update
Sharon Bellamy    

I have made some progress on my LTPA issue - with many thanks going to the people who have assisted me which proved that I hadn't totally lost the plot :

First issues were around the nodes not synchronising properly

Resolved by disabling Synchronize changes with Nodes  in the Console preferences, restarting the WAS server and then re-enabling it. Fixed the issue on both the Connections and Portal servers.

The main issue around the LTPA not working was due to a rogue escape character showing in the Connections security settings in the GUI.

The Portal DMGR security was showing the realm as my.hostname.com:389 but the Connections one was showing the my.hostname.com:389 with the escape character of

although the LTPA keys for both were the same showing the - my.hostname.com:389 - which is correct, it being in the Connections config was causing the issue. Worryingly there were no realm miss match errors at this point.

I have removed the from the Connections config, fully resynchronised the nodes,

When I start Connections up now - SSO works from Portal to Connections and Connections to Portal which is great.

Although I have now started to see realm miss matches in the Connections logs due to removing the from the config. Connections although is working exactly as expected,

[02/03/11 07:41:00:842 GMT] 0000009c J2EEContext   E   ASYN9999E: Unexpected Exception Occurred: com.ibm.websphere.asynchbeans.SerialDeserialException: Exception while deserializing a saved service.  Service=security. Unable to deserialize the Subjects in this Context, cause: the realms do not match
        at com.ibm.ws.asynchbeans.J2EEContext.setSavedServicesFromBytes(J2EEContext.java:1914)
Caused by: java.io.IOException: Unable to deserialize the Subjects in this Context, cause: the realms do not match
        at com.ibm.ws.security.context.ContextImpl.readObject(ContextImpl.java:1042)

Now my only issue is to resolve this realm miss match issue.

I am sure if I re-built the box I would remove this error, but you would like to think that there was some way to fix it ??

Plot thickens .. expect another update soon

Mar 01, 2011
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