Oracle HTTP Server Fails to Start With the Error "nzos call nzosSetCredential returned" After Adding New SSL Certificate (Doc ID 1582467.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 10.1.2.0.2 to 12.1.3.0.0 [Release AS10gR2 to 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In Oracle HTTP Server, after adding a SSL Certificate signed by Microsoft CA(applicable to any other CA) into an Oracle wallet, OHS does not start.

ohs1.log
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[2013-08-09T12:21:25.2499-06:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-2057] [core.c] [host_id: abc] [host_addr: 10.x.x.28] [pid: 5060] [tid: 484] [user: SYSTEM] [VirtualHost: abc.xyz.net:8443]  Init: (abc.xyz.net:8443) Unable to initialize SSL environment, nzos call nzosSetCredential returned 29080
[2013-08-09T12:21:25.2499-06:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-2171] [core.c] [host_id: abc] [host_addr: 10.x.x.28] [pid: 5060] [tid: 484] [user: SYSTEM] [VirtualHost: abc.xyz.net:8443]  NZ Library Error: Unknown error
[2013-08-09T12:21:26.1860-06:00] [OHS] [WARNING:32] [OHS-9999] [core.c] [host_id: abc] [host_addr: 10.x.x.28] [pid: 2488] [tid: 484] [user: SYSTEM] [VirtualHost: main]  pid file E:/Oracle/Middleware/Oracle_WT1/instances/instance1/diagnostics/logs/OHS/oam_ohs1/httpd.pid overwritten -- Unclean shutdown of previous Apache run?
[2013-08-09T12:21:27.2781-06:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-2057] [core.c] [host_id: abc] [host_addr: 10.x.x.28] [pid: 2488] [tid: 484] [user: SYSTEM] [VirtualHost: abc.xyz.net:8443]  Init: (abc.xyz.net:8443) Unable to initialize SSL environment, nzos call nzosSetCredential returned 29080
[2013-08-09T12:21:27.2781-06:00] [OHS] [ERROR:32] [OHS-2171] [core.c] [host_id: abc] [host_addr: 10.x.x.28] [pid: 2488] [tid: 484] [user: SYSTEM] [VirtualHost: abc.xyz.net:8443]  NZ Library Error: Unknown error

 

Cause

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