Top KA: KA312143 BSA: How to create a new bladelogic.keystore and syncing it with all Application Server deployments to solve many potential/occurring problems 

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    Having a bad, corrupt, missing or expired (about to expire) bladelogic.keystore or one that is not synced with all the other Application Server deployments an environment can result in any of the errors listed below.  These can happen during login to the BSA RCP Console or while using Infrastructure Management.

    This Knowledge Article will show how to create/generate a new certificate and bladelogic.keystore and how to sync it with all other Application Server deployments.


    • Unable to get application server launcher status. reason: java.lang.securityexception: failed to establish session
    • Unable to login to the BSA Application Server - Error: "Certificate not received Fatal error"
    • Your session credential does not contain a usable Application Server URL. Cannot connect to "service:appsvc.bladelogic:blsess://<your appserver hostname or IP>:9841" -
    • Problems reading or parsing keystore file: <path to keystore>/bladelogic.keystore
    • Service rejected session request, please login again
    • Unable to read Appserver information from launcher: <hostname>. Check to make sure this role is authorized to access this launcher.
    • Please make sure the bladelogic.keystore file is consistent across all servers
    • Unable to read information from launcher: <hostname>. Check to make sure that the bladelogic.keystore file is consistent across all application servers and launchers.
    • Caused by: Could not validate certificate: certificate expired on <timestamp>


    Applicable to

    This Knowledge Article is known to apply to:

    • BMC BladeLogic Server Automation Suite
    • BMC BladeLogic Server Automation Suite


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