Errors returned to a client sending a SOAP request



General troubleshooting...


SOAPException: faultCode=SOAP-ENV:Client; msg=Error opening socket; Connection refused: connect

The most likely cause of this refused connection is that it was sent to the default port, 80, and an HTTP server is not installed or configured.

To verify this situation, send the message directly to the SOAP port; for example, to http://hostname:9080. If the message is sent correctly, there are two ways to resolve the problem... No end-entity certificate matching the selection criteria could be found

This error usually indicates that new or updated security keys are needed. The security key files are...

In an installed application, these files are located in the: $WAS_HOME/installedApps/application_name.ear/soapsec.war/key/ directory. After replacing these files, stop and restart the application.

To replace these files in a SOAP-enabled application that is not yet installed...

For current information available from IBM Support on known problems and their resolution, see IBM Support page.

IBM Support has documents that can save you time gathering information needed to resolve this problem. Before opening a PMR, see IBM Support page.


See Also

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