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2035981 - "Cannot locate policy or framework files!"causes J2ee Netweaver start fails.


The Netweaver Application Server (JAVA) fails to start during the bootstrap phase. the following error is seen in the jvm_bootstrap.out:

Starting to initialize database connection
Exception occurred for component [internal/unkown] of type [unkown]
Caused by: java.lang.SecurityException: Cannot set up certs for trusted CAs
Caused by: java.lang.SecurityException: Cannot locate policy or framework files!



  • SAP NetWeaver 7.3X
  • SAP NetWeaver 7.4X


SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3


ERROR => Node 'bootstrap' failed with exit code 500 , KBA , BC-JAS-COR , Enterprise Runtime, Core J2EE Framework , BC-JAS-SEC , Security, User Management , BC-JAS-SF , Startup Framework , Problem

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