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After Configuring admin.conf to Use Custom Wallet, OHS Fails to Start With "OHS:2079 Client SSL handshake error, nzos_Handshake returned 29005" (Doc ID 2733753.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 02, 2020

Applies to:

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


After configuring admin.conf to point a custom wallet, OHS fails to start, and the following error occurs in the ohs log file:

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. A wallet was created that contains a certificate signed by a trusted CA.
2. The admin.conf file was updated to point to this wallet.


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