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PI55718: RDZ SSL CERTIFICATES IMPORT WIZARD LOOPS

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • In Rational Developer for System z - RDz - v9.1.1, attempt to
    connect to RDz server results in the SSL certificates import
    wizard to be displayed in a loop.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    
    1. Connect to RDz server named server1
    2. SSL certificates import wizard is displayed
    3. Click OK: the SSL certificates are imported and the
    connection is established
    4. Connect to RDz server named server2 which has at least one
    common SSL certificate with server1
    5. SSL certificates import wizard is displayed
    6. Click OK:
    - SSL traces show error:
    Worker-9, SEND TLSv1.1 ALERT:  fatal, description =
    certificate_unknown
    Worker-9, handling exception:
    javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException:
    java.security.cert.CertificateException
    
    - SSL import wizard is again displayed requesting to import
    the same certificate as step 5.
    
    Steps 5 and 6 repeats for ever.
    

Local fix

  • Import manually all certificates from both server1 and server2
    from menu
    Window > Preferences > Remote Systems > SSL/TLS
    

Problem summary

  • In Rational Developer for System z - RDz - v9.1.1, attempt to
    connect to RDz server results in the SSL certificates import
    wizard to be displayed in a loop.
    
    Steps to reproduce:
    
    1. Connect to RDz server named server1
    2. SSL certificates import wizard is displayed
    3. Click OK: the SSL certificates are imported and the
    connection is established
    4. Connect to RDz server named server2 which has at least one
    common SSL certificate with server1
    5. SSL certificates import wizard is displayed
    6. Click OK:
    - SSL traces show error:
    Worker-9, SEND TLSv1.1 ALERT:  fatal, description =
    certificate_unknown
    Worker-9, handling exception:
    javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException:
    java.security.cert.CertificateException
    
    - SSL import wizard is again displayed requesting to import
    the same certificate as step 5.
    
    Steps 5 and 6 repeats forever.
    

Problem conclusion

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI55718

  • Reported component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Reported component ID

    5724T0700

  • Reported release

    911

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-01-20

  • Closed date

    2016-09-30

  • Last modified date

    2016-09-30

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    RATL DEV FOR SY

  • Fixed component ID

    5724T0700

Applicable component levels

  • R911 PSY

       UP



Document information

More support for: Rational Developer for System z

Software version: 9.1.1

Reference #: PI55718

Modified date: 30 September 2016