OpenJDK and the cacerts

Martijn Verburg martijnverburg at
Thu Aug 7 12:49:08 UTC 2014

Hi Richard,

Which distro is this for?  You'll have to manually add them as far as I can
tell.  For Fedora/RHEL based systems I think the following bug contains
valid instructuons from the RH guys:


On 7 August 2014 07:22, Richard Kolb <rjdkolb at> wrote:

> Hello Adopt Discuss.
> I have taken to building my own OpenJDK for teaching Java. It really works
> well.
> I hit a problem with ssl connections and realized the OpenJDK 8 build I
> produced has an empty jre/lib/security/cacerts file.
> I have seen posts about this in the past but no real resolution.
> Where is the correct location to get or build a cacerts file for the
> OpenJDK?
> Not sure if it is in the vagrant script.
> Thanks,
> Richard.

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