Managed Servers of a Portal, Forms, Reports, Discoverer Installation Fail to Start with Newer JDK 6 or 7 with the Error "Unknown keyword 'useEcX963Encoding'" (Doc ID 1450179.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 15, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version 11.1.1.2.0 to 11.1.2.2.0 [Release Oracle11g]
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.5 to 10.3.6
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)

Symptoms

Weblogic Server 10.3.6 Oracle Fusion Middleware 11.1.1.6 (and 11.1.1.7) - Classic Installation and Oracle Fusion Middleware 11.1.2.1 (and 11.1.2.2 (Forms and Reports). During the configuration, the WLS_Portal, WLS_Forms, WLS_Reports, or WLS_Discoverer may not be able to start, failing with this error:

 

Caused By: sun.security.pkcs11.ConfigurationException: Unknown keyword 'useEcX963Encoding', line 15

      at sun.security.pkcs11.Config.parse(Config.java:425)

      at sun.security.pkcs11.Config.<init>(Config.java:194)

      at sun.security.pkcs11.Config.getConfig(Config.java:67)

      at sun.security.pkcs11.SunPKCS11.<init>(SunPKCS11.java:110)

      at sun.security.pkcs11.SunPKCS11.<init>(SunPKCS11.java:86)

      Truncated. see log file for complete stacktrace

 

Changes

 Installed WLS using Java 7 or a newer Java 6.

Cause

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