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SQL Developer Connection To A SSL Alias Fails With "Status: Failure -Test failed: PKI classes not found." (Doc ID 2684342.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 16, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle SQL Developer - Version 19.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You are trying to connect SQL Developer with TCPS protocol using JDBC thin client connection. You have followed steps in:

<Note:1301925.1>- How To Configure Oracle SQLDeveloper To Connect To A SSL Alias

but it fails with error: 

Status: Failure -Test failed: PKI classes not found. To use 'connect /' functionality, oraclepki.jar must be in the classpath: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError

However, SQL*Plus is able to connect using SSL.


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