“I forgot my admin password for OVD!”

It’s happened to us all, especially when we’re working for multiple clients and each client has multiple environments. Should you forget your admin password for Oracle Virtual Directory, here’s a quick fix! Go to OVD_HOME\conf and open server.os_xml Find the <rootUser> node and replace with following <rootUser> <name>cn=admin</name> <password>{SSHA}qLzLcgk/WLpCE6Z72OmQ7zXfCp4nTvj7</password> </rootUser> This will set cn=admin and…

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How to Install OVD on Oracle Enterprse Linux v5

Initially OVD will not install on Oracle Linux 5 due to one line of code in the installer file that needs to be commented out: Cause – ovid1014.bin includes: export LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=2.2.5 Solution Comment out the “export” line in the ovid1014.bin, retaining the same number of characters per line. For example change to: #xport LD_ASSUME_KERNEL=2.2.5 Use…

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