User or group names containing commas or bar characters cause policy configuration to fail

Technote (troubleshooting)


Problem(Abstract)

A policy containing identity objects with users or groups containing a comma or bar character fails the configuration process. This happens if an administrator performs the following steps:

1. Define a user or group that contains a comma or bar character
2. Add the user or group to an identity object
3. Apply the object to a policy

This results in the policy failing the configuration phase.

Resolving the problem

This is a known defect in earlier product versions. The defect is fixed in version 5.2.0.

To avoid configuration failure, do not use commas or bar characters in user or group names.


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Document information


More support for:

IBM Security Network Protection

Software version:

5.0, 5.1, 5.1.1, 5.1.2, 5.1.2.1

Operating system(s):

Firmware

Reference #:

1644592

Modified date:

2013-07-26

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