Changing LDAP/AD User Password via JBossEAP CLI for Elytron

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Change password for user
  • User can't login with new password after password change.
  • Password change throws exception:

    WFLYCTL0158: Operation handler failed: java.lang.RuntimeException: WFLYELY01011: Could not create password.

    Or [LDAP: error code 19 - CONSTRAINT_VIOLATION: failed for MessageType : MODIFY_REQUEST


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (JBoss EAP)
    • 7.1 or later
  • Command Line Interface or Http Management API
  • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) or Microsoft Active Directory (AD)
  • Elytron Security
  • Caching Realm

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