Running Oozie Jobs from Command Line or Workflow on BDA Fails with Error: PKIX path building failed (Doc ID 2012033.1)

Last updated on JULY 17, 2017

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.1.0 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

Running an Oozie job from the command line or Oozie workflow fails with the following error:

2015-05-06 14:13:10,776 INFO org.apache.oozie.command.wf.ActionStartXCommand: SERVER[bdanode04.domain.com] USER[*] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[testsh] JOB[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:] Start action [0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:] with user-retry state : userRetryCount [0], userRetryMax [0], userRetryInterval [10]
2015-05-06 14:13:10,776 INFO org.apache.oozie.command.wf.ActionStartXCommand: SERVER[bdanode04.domain.com] USER[*] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[testsh] JOB[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:] [***0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:***]Action status=DONE
2015-05-06 14:13:10,776 INFO org.apache.oozie.command.wf.ActionStartXCommand: SERVER[bdanode04.domain.com] USER[*] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[testsh] JOB[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:] [***0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@:start:***]Action updated in DB!
2015-05-06 14:13:11,018 INFO org.apache.oozie.command.wf.ActionStartXCommand: SERVER[bdanode04.domain.com] USER[*] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[testsh] JOB[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@testsh] Start action [0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@testsh] with user-retry state : userRetryCount [0], userRetryMax [0], userRetryInterval [10]
2015-05-06 14:13:11,851 WARN org.apache.oozie.command.wf.ActionStartXCommand: SERVER[bdanode04.domain.com] USER[*] GROUP[-] TOKEN[] APP[testsh] JOB[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W] ACTION[0000000-150506111217213-oozie-oozi-W@testsh] Error starting action [testsh]. ErrorType [TRANSIENT], ErrorCode [JA009], Message [JA009: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target]

 

Cause

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