E-MCF: "javax.mail.MessagingException: Unrecognized SSL message, plaintext connection?" Occurs When Connecting to Mail Server

(Doc ID 1624988.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 13, 2017

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.53 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
**** Checked for relevance on 11-Aug-2015****
****Checked for relevance on 13-DEC-2017****


Sample Environment:
Peopletools 8.53.03
Finance 9.2

The site representive is trying to configure the MCF_GETMAIL node to connect to an exchange environment using IMAP4. The exchange environment requires clients to use Transport Layer Security (TLS) encryption when connecting via IMAP. The site rep has tried configuring the MCF_GETMAIL node by setting the MCF_UseSSL property set to Y, and has also imported the exchange certificate into the pskeystore using pskeymanager.sh -import. Yet when running the ReadHeaderswithAttach test on the PeopleTools>MultiChannel Framework>Email>Sample Pages page, gets the below error.




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