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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on May 22, 2018

Add a REFRESH SECUIRTY command like MQ uses to reload certs in WebSphere on Z

The same functionality MQ used to reload certificates I would like applied to WAS. Currently you have to cycle the WAS servers to bring in certificates when they expire or need to be updated.

Idea priority High
RFE ID 120345
RFE URL
RFE Product WebSphere Application Server
  • Admin
    Graham Charters
    Nov 15, 2021

    Thank you for the suggestion. The requirement does have merit, but looking at it with respect to our total backlog of requests we do not see sufficient interest in this enhancement to merit delivery any time in the foreseeable future. Given the unlikelihood that we would deliver this, we are declining the request rather than leaving it in an uncommitted state for an extended period of time. If you would like to discuss this decision further, please contact Graham Charters <charters@uk.ibm.com>.

  • Guest
    May 23, 2018

    There is kind-of a current workaround. If you create a dummy SSL Keystore and make any change to it, WAS will refresh all of the keyrings attached to the started tasks.