Requirements and checklist

Assistance of other administrators is not required to start using HTTPS encrypted communication at your site. But you must perform the following tasks unless otherwise indicated.

  1. Select KeyStore creation method.
  2. Select the Certificate Authority (CA) used for signing.
  3. Customize the KeyStore creation variables and invoke the KeyStore creation script.
  4. Customize rseapi.env.
  5. Customize the RSEAPI started task.
  • You must use a user ID that has the privilege to change the ownership of z/OS UNIX files to execute the KeyStore creation script.
  • For the encrypted communication setup to complete successfully, the user ID that is assigned to the RSEAPI started task must exist.