UTL_HTTP Throws ORA-29273 And ORA-28759 For SSL/Wallet Calls

(Doc ID 758966.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

PL/SQL - Version and later
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 6th Dec 2016***


Executing a call using UTL_HTTP over SSL with an Oracle Wallet fails with ORA-29273 HTTP request failed.

For Example:


Fails wiith:

ORA-29273 HTTP request failed
ORA-06512 at "SYS.UTL_HTTP", line 1577
ORA-28759 failure to open file
ORA-06512 at line 1

The wallet file exists and has chmod 600 privileges.  It was created by OS user 'oracle' and the DB is run as OS user 'oracle'.  The wallet file has been set to allow auto-login.


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