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Login JSP page error

Prak Sub

Joined: May 21, 2004
Posts: 4
I have JSP page that allows a user to type in their user name and password stored on LDAP server. This LDAP server is running on secure port 636. Thus, I must use ssl to make connection during authentication. I use JNDI to do this. But am getting following error (on Websphere Appliation Developer:

[10/9/04 15:28:55:181 EDT] 3f854eb3 SystemErr R javax.naming.CommunicationException: Root exception is unknown certificate

I have the certificate file, but am unsure how to tell the IDE the location of the certificate. Any pointers on how to do this would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you,
[ October 09, 2004: Message edited by: Prak Sub ]
Bear Bibeault
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Since this question is about WSAD setup, I'm moving this along to the IDEs forum.

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Jeanne Boyarsky
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I think you need to add the certificate file/directory to the server's classpath. Go to the server perspective and open your server. Then look on the environment configuration tab.

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Jeroen Wenting
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yes, check your server manuals.
This is a Websphere server question, not a WSAD/Eclipse question

Jeanne Boyarsky
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Jeroen is correct. Moving to our WebSphere forum.
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