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WebCenter Portal Cloud Installation Fails With "Input not an X.509 certificate" (Doc ID 2374137.1)

Last updated on MARCH 07, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal Cloud Service - Version 17.3.1 to 17.4.1
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Running the WebCenter Portal Cloud Service installation script returns exception "Input not an X.509 certificate".


./createTopology -private-key [path to key] -otd-public-ip [ip] -ses-server false -oud-server false


keytool error: java.lang.Exception: Input not an X.509 certificate
Exception: Command 'keytool -importcert -trustcacerts -alias OTDCertificate -file /u02/d01/autodeploy/logs/OTDCertificate.crt -keystore /u02/d02/shared/jdk8/jre/lib/security/cacerts -storepass changeit -noprompt' returned non-zero exit status 1

Error: failed

Exception happend in step: Error message: Command '['/u02/d01/software/jython/bin/jython', '']' returned non-zero exit status 1

This occurred following the documentation:

Installing WebCenter Portal Cloud Service
Running the Installation Script


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