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MDB: problem using group as principal name when using @RunAs annotation

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I am having a problem using group name as principal name when using @RunAs annotation in a message driven bean. I am not able to deploy the MDB.
I would like the code in my onMessage() method to be executed with a specific role/user, so I want to use the @RunAs annotation to achieve this.

I am running weblogic 10.3.5
I have created the following in weblogic console:
- Group "SampleGroup"
- User "SampleUser", member of "SampleGroup"

The MDB:

The ejb-jar.xml file:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<ejb-jar xmlns="http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/javaee"
xsi:schemaLocation="http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/javaee http://java.sun.com/xml/ns/javaee/ejb-jar_3_0.xsd"
Sample Role.

The weblogic-ejb-jar.xml file:
<weblogic-ejb-jar xmlns="http://www.bea.com/ns/weblogic/10.0" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.bea.com/ns/weblogic/10.0 http://www.bea.com/ns/weblogic/10.0/weblogic-ejb-jar.xsd">

when I try to deploy the MDB jar in weblogic , the following error is thrown:

Unable to deploy EJB: UIMAdapterMessageDrivenBean from UIMCartridgeManagementAdapterEJB.jar:
The run-as security principal, 'SampleGroup', chosen for the EJB 'UIMAdapterMessageDrivenBean(Application: inventory-adapter, EJBComponent: UIMCartridgeManagementAdapterEJB.jar)' is not a valid user principal in the current security realm. Please specify a valid user principal for the EJB to use.

Instead of group name as principal name if I provide the user "SampleUser", every thing works fine and MDB works fine.

when we use run-as should the security principal always be user rather than a group. In that case how can I allow a certain group with a particular role execute onmessage.

rather than annotation I even tried using run-as attribute in the ejb-jar.xml , i.e


but it doesn't make any difference. any help or pointer is appreciated
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