Tuxedo 11gR1 Workstation Client Application On OpenVMS Fails To Connect To Workstation Listener/Handler (Doc ID 1463446.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Tuxedo - Version 11.1.1.2.0 and later
HP OpenVMS Itanium

Symptoms

Symptoms

Tuxedo 11gR1PS1 workstation client application, on OpenVMS, is failing to connect to a NonStop Tuxedo 8.0 workstation listener/handler.

Tuxedo GP_CAT and LIBWSC_CAT errors in client output when starting up workstation client application.
Output, with TMTRACE turned on, shows that tpchkauth() is being executed by the application when errors occur.

143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: TRACE:at: { tpchkauth()
143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: GP_CAT:1317: ERROR: Invalid attempt to use 40-bit or 56-bit encryption
143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: GP_CAT:1116: ERROR: Can't open socket.
143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: LIBWSC_CAT:1055: ERROR: Unable to establish WSL connection
143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: LIBWSC_CAT:1027: ERROR: Unable to connect to WSH
143843.mymachine!?proc.557844693.2070294208.-2: TRACE:at: } tpchkauth = -1 [tperrno TPESYSTEM]

The appearance is that an encryption negotiation failure is occurring but the connection is never made and no encryption level information from the remote WSL/WSH could have been received.

 

Changes

 Migrated application from Tuxedo 6.5 on OpenVMS 7.3 Alpha to Tuxedo 11gR1 on OpenVMS 8.3 Itanium

Cause

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