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2455998 - How to use HTTPS via Command Line Tools


A similar error message occures when you try to connect with Command Line Tools (CBS Command Line Tool / CMS Command Line Tool / DTR Command Line Tool / DC Command Line Tool):  

Error while connecting to CMS
Service call exception; nested exception is:
java.lang.Exception: Could not create https handler:java.lang.ClassNotFoundException I/O error when reading file 'iaik/protocol/https/Handler.class': Cannot find a jar file that contains class iaik/protocol/https/Handler.class
Exception while launching CmsTool



  • CBS Command Line Tool 
  • CMS Command Line Tool 
  • DTR Command Line Tool
  • DC Command Line Tool 


SAP NetWeaver all versions


Command Line Tool, HTTPS, CMS TOOL, CMSTool, DTR TOOL, DTRTool, CBS TOOL, CBSTool, DC TOOL, DCTool , KBA , BC-CTS-CMS , Change Management Service , Problem

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