Error when trying to change SPECTRUM user password

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Article ID: 52114

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Products

CA Spectrum

Issue/Introduction

Error when trying to change SPECTRUM user password:

"Cannot convert the value; expecting byte []"

Cause

The cause was the user had modified the $SPECROOT/tomcat/webapps/spectrum/WEB-INF/admin/config/view-userdetails-config.xml file

 

From the default view-userdetails-config.xml file:


          <editable class="com.aprisma.spectrum.app.swing.table.render.PasswordCellEditor">
            <param name="encryption">MD5</param>
          </editable>


From the custom view-userdetails-config.xml file:


        <editable class="com.aprisma.spectrum.app.swing.table.render.PasswordCellEditor"/>
        </column>


The user had removed the <param> tag for the encryption.

Environment

Release: Any
Component:

Resolution

Do not modify the <param> for encryption in the $SPECROOT/tomcat/webapps/spectrum/WEB-INF/admin/config/view-userdetails-config.xml file. Keep the default configuration.