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E-IB: Outbound Web Service Using HttpTargetConnector Returns "Cannot establish HTTP connection." and " keystore password was incorrect" Errors (Doc ID 2903467.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 08, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.59 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Sample Environment:
PeopleTools: PT 8.59.11
JDK 11.0.16

When an internal or external web service call is made using the HttpTargetConnector the following errors are seen in the Integration Broker (IB) errorLog.html and PIA_stdout.log

Error in errorLog.html

Steps to replicate:
1. Create an outbound web service that uses HttpTargetConnector.
2. Use the Java keytool from a later Jdk 8 build, such as Jdk 8 Build 321, to convert the IB pskey file from JKS to PKCS12 format.
3. Invoke the web service, and observe the errors shown above.


The issue was observed after upgrading from PeopleTools 8.57/JDK8 to People Tools 8.59/JDK11.


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