Error# '4' during search: 'error: Sizelimit exceeded'
Article ID: 195910
CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder)
CA Single Sign On Agents (SiteMinder)
CA Single Sign On Federation (SiteMinder)
CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder)
We observed below errors in policy servers. Could you please check on the limits/config at policy server end which we can increase/tune to avoid this error.
- [4332/139870634764032][Tue Jul 14 2020 03:27:17][SmDsLdapConnMgr.cpp:1201][ERROR][sm-Ldap-02230] Error# '4' during search: 'error: Sizelimit exceeded' Search Query = '(objectclass=group)' for server '<LDAPSERVER>:<PORT>'
Release : 12.8.03
Component : SITEMINDER -WEB AGENT FOR APACHE
"error: Sizelimit exceeded" means that the AD server is configured to return a certain number of results (with the MaxPageSize parameter), and the query should returns more than this value.
See the following non-Broadcom link for an explanation of how to increase MaxPageSize on the active directory:
You should discuss the suitablilty of doing this with your AD admin first.