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E-ES: Unable to Ping ES After Adding an SSL Certificate - Caused by: access denied ("" "$ES_HOME/config/keystore/mykeystore.jks" "read") (Doc ID 2645861.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2023

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.55 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


An SSL certificate is installed inside PeopleSoft.

An SSL certificate is installed inside Elasticsearch also according to the below KM Note below, scenario (B):

E-ES: ES 232_xx: ES 612_xx: How to configure SSL in Search Framework implementations using Elasticsearch? (Doc ID 2217683.1)

Elasticsearch boots after installing the SSL certificate but unable to be ping Elasticsearch from any browser.

The following error exists in the ESCLUSTER.log file

The permissions of the keystore was changed to 777.
Tried also changing the permissions of the whole ES directory to 755 but that didn't help fix the issue.


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