DPS - After Running dpadm request-cert - Error - keytool error: java.lang.Exception: Key pair not generated, alias already exists (Doc ID 1537839.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 03, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Directory Server Enterprise Edition - Version 6.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release 6.0 to 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 11.1.1.5.0 version, Security/SSL

When attempting to request a certificate,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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keytool error: java.lang.Exception: Key pair not generated, alias already exists


STEPS
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Request a certificate when a server certificate with the same alias already exists in the certificate database.

BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot renew/request certificate.

Cause

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