Cannot Start OHS 12c with Node Manager: "Error occurred while performing nmConnect : Cannot connect to Node Manager. : General SSLEngine problem (Doc ID 2238268.1)

Last updated on JULY 31, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 and later
Oracle HTTP Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Enable SSL debugs as per KM <Note 2126460.1>.

After SSL debugs are enabled as per KM <Note 2126460.1>, trying to start OHS with DOMAIN_HOME/bin/startComponent.sh, fails with the following error:

main, fatal error: 46: General SSLEngine problem
sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath. SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target.

 


Due to the above error exception, the Oracle HTTP Server component (I.e. ohs1) cannot be started.

Changes

Occurs when having added a custom Java keystore identity and trust configuration to Node Manager.

 

Cause

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