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Glassfish Application Server Fails Installation with " certutil: fatal: version `NSS_3.12' not found" (Doc ID 1323580.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GlassFish Server - Version 2.1.1 to 9.1 [Release 2.1 to 9.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Installing Sun Glassfish Enterprise Server v2.1.1 ((v2.1 Patch 06)(9.1_02 Patch12)) (build b31g-fcs) fails with the following error:

Domain being created with profile:enterprise, as specified by variable AS_ADMIN_PROFILE in configuration file.Security Store uses: NSS abnormal subprocess termination: Detailed certutil: fatal: version `NSS_3.12' not found (required by file /opt/SUNWappserver/lib/certutil) certutil: fatal: open failed: No such file or directory


The Enterprise Edition is dependent on NSS for security and the the issue stems from the incorrect version of the NSS jar files being bundled with the installation bits.


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