OHS Fails to Start with the Error "PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested" (Doc ID 2215312.1)

Last updated on APRIL 28, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.2.1.2.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

12.2.1.2.0 Standalone OHS version

After standard Identity.jks file used by Nodemanager was converted to a wallet to be used by OHS, the "startComponent.sh ohs1" fails to start with the following errors:

 

 To reproduce the startup OHS errors:
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1. Use 12.2.1.2.0 Standalone OHS version
2. Nodemanager is enabled for SSL with custom identity and custom trust jks files
3. OHS is enabled for SSL with wallet created by converting the above Identity.jks file
4. "startComponent.sh ohs1" fails with connectivity errors

Cause

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