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Re: [iaik-jce] IAIK-JCE internal Error



Folks,

> [...]
> Notice that JCE2.51 alternatively allows a String value for the
> uniqueIdentifier attribute, since some certificates interpret the 
value of
> the BIT_STRING uniqueIdentifier as DER encoded PrintableString. (see 
the
> Javadoc for more information).
> 
> You also may change the encoding type when creating a AVA by means 
of the
> defineEncoding(ObjectID type, ASN encodingType) (see the Javadoc)
> 
> Maybe that this will solve the problem.
> 

thanks a lot, this hint fixed it. But I didn't find any specific 
documentation that the X.500 uniqueIdentifier field should be feeded 
in a a BIT_STRING.
Additionally, I created a self signed certificte, having a 
uniqueIdentifier field, and everything went fine...

Michel

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