Friday, January 12, 2018

ForgeRock: Open AM. Install Open AM 5.5 with Tomcat 8.0 - Part 1- Install Tomcat

This BLOG thread discusses on steps to install and configure Open AM 5.5 with Tomcat 8.0.


  • Install Tomcat.

You can always find the latest stable version of Apache Tomcat 8 from its official download page, which is 8.0.33 as of writing.
    • Under the "Binary Distributions" section and then the "Core" list, use the link pointing to the "tar.gz" archive to compose a wget command: 









  • Execute the command 

sudo tar -zxvf apache-tomcat-8.5.24.tar.gz -C /opt/tomcat --strip-components=1






  • Prior to running Apache Tomcat, you need to setup proper permissions for several directories:

cd /opt/tomcat
sudo chgrp -R tomcat conf
sudo chmod g+rwx conf
sudo chmod g+r conf/*
sudo chown -R tomcat logs/ temp/ webapps/ work/

sudo chgrp -R tomcat bin
sudo chgrp -R tomcat lib
sudo chmod g+rwx bin
sudo chmod g+r bin/*




Monday, January 1, 2018

JDeveloper Composite deployment with SOA 2 way SSL with SHA256 certificates.

For SOA managed servers secured with SHA256 certificates and if SSL port is enabled, developers face an issue when deploying composites from JDeveloper. This issue is caused due to SSL Handshake Exception.

To resolve this issue:


  • Please ensure that you have the public root certificate chain in your cacerts trust store.
  • Please edit the jdev.conf files in the $JDEV HOME/jdev/bin directory and add the property
AddVMOption -Dweblogic.security.SSL.enableJSSE=true 


  • Restart JDeveloper and you will see the deployment issue is resolved.

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