PKCS11 support on 64bit sun java

Brad Wetmore bradford.wetmore at
Thu Mar 7 21:42:20 UTC 2013

Are you talking about windows-64 bit?  All the other platforms should 
have 64-bit support.

JDK 8 does have windows-x64 support for PKCS11.

I don't know of any plans to backport.


On 3/6/2013 9:16 PM, mohankumar kanaka wrote:
> Hi,
> This is Mohankumar working based in Hyderabad India working for MNC
> Recently i have worked on PKCS11 support for 64 bit Sun/oracle java i
> found the SUNPKCS11.jar and j2pkcs11.dll are not present in jdk and
> which are core elements for PKCS11 support  due to absence of this
> on*64bit java* we are unable work with tokens and HSMs
> So i tried to build sunpkcs11.jar and j2pkcs11.dll
> 1. Downloaded open jdk source code jdk version 6
> 2. figured out the classes for j2pkcs11.dll and sunpkcs11.jar respectively.
> 3. I was able to build the j2pkcs11.dll and sunpkcs11.jar and also
> tested primarily with safenet ikey 2032 token and i was successfully get
> provider by using sunpkcs11 class and also able to get the key store.
> But i do not know the where to submit the solution so that it would  be
> helpful for others.
> Have a Great Day!!
> Regards
> Mohankumar kanaka

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