Organization Unit does not work in 'Apply System Configuration' task if the organzational unit is entered in UPPERCASE.

Article:TECH194249  |  Created: 2012-08-01  |  Updated: 2012-08-01  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH194249
Article Type
Technical Solution

Environment

Issue



Organization Unit does not work in 'Apply System Configuration' task if the organzational unit is entered in UPPERCASE.

Eg. OU instead of ou


Error



If the debug logs are turned on the 'Deployconfigtask.log' file will show the following.


configDom/msDomainOU.cpp:130 Setting OU value=test2, OU=test1, OU=Renes
[2012/07/26 02:45:04.149 1488:624 2] configbuilder.cpp:76 Adding new config
event, Type = 5, Scope = 2
[2012/07/26 02:45:04.149 1488:624 2] OU
[2012/07/26 02:45:04.150 1488:624 2] WindowsVistaFactory.cpp:80
CreateMoveOuCommand
[2012/07/26 02:45:04.150 1488:624 0] NSDeployConfig.cpp:62 Caught Exception -
Message=Invalid Source Format


Environment



DS 7.1 All builds


Cause



Unknown at this time. It appears that the code is case sensitive- which it should not be.


Solution



Enter the organizational unit information with a lower case ou.

 

Note: KB tech189929 discusses organizational units in great detail


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Description

 'Caught exception- Message=invalid source format' thrown if OU specified in 'Apply System Configuration' is typed in UPPERCASE



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