SSL Certificate - User Documentation

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Name Description
Name SSL Certificate
Version 1.2
ID wex-ssl-cert

Overview

This extension installs SSL Certificates. This is required when an extension will make a call to a HTTPS server using the Java architecture. The remote server will have a certificate that needs to be downloaded and installed on the local JVM keystore. This needs to be done on all nodes if Windchill is running on a cluster. This extension automatically installs on all the nodes.


Features

  • SSL Certification Installation
  • Install on all nodes in a cluster

User Guide

To certify a server enter the full URL here link

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Windchill shell command

An alternative method of certification is using a shell command

In a windchill shell paste the following command, where -u is the windchill user and -p is the password:

windchill com.wincomplm.wex.kernel.commands.WexCommandLineExecutor -u wcadmin -p wcadmin -pid com.wincomplm.wex-ssl-cert -cid ssl-certify

Troubleshooting

This tool is required if the following errors occur when connecting to an external server

sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
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Published date: 22/03/2020 12:11PM
Last updated: 12/07/2020 11:07AM (author@wincom-plm.com - author@wincom-plm.com)
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