SSL Certificate Complains about Nickname Having Special Characters In iPlanet Web Server 7.0

(Doc ID 1370664.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iPlanet Web Server - Version 7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 15-Aug-2013***


When the Server certificate has a special character in the nickname, the iPlanet Web Server Admin GUI complains with the following error message when editing the listen socket to enable SSL:

Nickname cannot contain special characters. Please remove any special character from the nickname and try again.


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