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PI85666: UNABLE TO LOGIN TO BLUEMIX WITH BLUEMIXUTILITY

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • I can't login to Bluemix with tWAS wsadmin, using
    bluemiUtility object:
    
    root@nest-twas-dt7-dmgr:/opt/DayTrader/WAS/profiles/dmgr/bin#
    ./wsadmin.sh -username xxx -password xxx -lang jython
    
    WASX7209I: Connected to process "dmgr" on node dmgr using SOAP
    connector;  The type of process is: DeploymentManager
    WASX7031I: For help, enter: "print Help.help()"
    
    wsadmin>BluemixUtility.login("user=xxxxxxxxx",
    "password=******", "api=xxxxx", "org=xxxxxxxxxx", "space=dev")
    WASX7015E: Exception running command:
    "BluemixUtility.login("user=xxxxxx", "password=*****,
    "api=xxxxx", "org=xxxxxxxxx", "space=dev")"; exception
    information:
    com.ibm.bsf.BSFException: exception from Jython:
    Traceback (most recent call last):
    File "<input>", line 1, in <module>
    File
    "/opt/DayTrader/WAS/scriptLibraries/bluemixutility/BluemixUtilit
    y.py", line 228, in login
       raise Exception(val)
    Exception: <type 'java.lang.Exception'> java.lang.Exception:
    com.ibm.ws.bluemix.utility.cloudfoundry.CloudFoundryException:
    BMUX0012E: An unexpected error occurred when performing an IBM
    Bluemix operation. Error: com.ibm.jsse2.util.h: PKIX path
    building failed: java.security.cert.CertPathBuilderException:
    PKIXCertPathBuilderImpl could not build a valid CertPath.;
    internal cause is:
       java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: The
    certificate issued by CN=VeriSign Class 3 Public Primary
    Certification Authority - G5, OU="(c) 2006 VeriSign, Inc. -
    For authorized use only", OU=VeriSign Trust Network,
    O="VeriSign, Inc.", C=US is not trusted; internal cause is:
       java.security.cert.CertPathValidatorException: Certificate
    chaining error
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server bluemixUtility command               *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: bluemixUtility login fails with         *
    *                      CertPathValidatorException              *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    IBM Bluemix updated the certificate requirements for login and
    the certificates provided by WebSphere Application Server are
    no longer valid.
    

Problem conclusion

  • The certificate file provided by WebSphere Application Server
    for logging in to IBM Bluemix has been updated to comply with
    the new requirements. The bluemixUtility command will
    successfully connect to IBM Bluemix.
    
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix pack 9.0.0.5.  Please refer to the Recommended Updates
    page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI85666

  • Reported component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Reported component ID

    5724J0800

  • Reported release

    900

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-08-10

  • Closed date

    2017-09-14

  • Last modified date

    2017-09-14

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBSPHERE APP S

  • Fixed component ID

    5724J0800

Applicable component levels

  • R900 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
19 October 2021