Error: 'simple bind failed $LDAP_Server:$LDAP_SSL_Port' And Error: 'No More Data Allowed for Version 1 Certificate' When Testing LDAP SSL Connection Within The P6 Administration Application

(Doc ID 2371885.1)

Last updated on APRIL 04, 2018

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.4.0.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After configuring SSL for LDAP Authentication settings within P6 EPPM Administration Application, the following error occurs when testing connection:

ERROR
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simple bind failed $LDAP_Server:$LDAP_SSL_Port

 

When configuring the P6 EPPM Administration Application to include debug level logging for SSL communication (-Djavax.net.debug=all), the following error is generated while retesting the LDAP SSL connection from the Administration Application:

ERROR
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AWT-EventQueue-0, handling exception: javax.net.ssl.SSLProtocolException: no more data allowed for version 1 certificate

 

STEPS TO REPRODUCE
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

  1. Configure LDAP for SSL using instruction noted within the following knowledge base document:  Configuring LDAP SSL For Primavera P6 Module Authentication (Doc ID 913433.1)
  2. Configure the P6 Administration Application with the SSL debug level flag:
    1. Open the adminpv.cmd (if windows) or adminpv.sh (if linux) within a text editor
    2. Add -Djavax.net.debug=all to the PRIMAVISION_OPTS variable:
      1. If Windows:  SET PRIMAVISION_OPTS=-Dprimavera.bootstrap.home="%PV_HOME%" -Djavax.net.debug=all
      2. If Linux:  PRIMAVISION_OPTS=-Dprimavera.bootstrap.home="$PV_HOME" -Djavax.net.debug=all
    3. Save and close the adminpv.cmd/.sh file
  3. Launch the P6 Administrator application and login as the private database user (by default, privuser)
  4. Select the Authentication tab
  5. Expand:  Configuration > Database Instance
  6. Right-click the associated LDAP Connection Settings
  7. Click Test Connection
  8. Note the reported issue which occurs:
    • The simple bind error will display as a popup message
    • The LDAP SSL debug messaging will display in the associated command window or terminal which launched with the command/shell file execution.

 

Changes

 

Cause

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