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sun.security.val idator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.cert path.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to req uested target


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  • javax.net.ssl.SSLHandshakeException: sun.security.val idator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.cert path.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to req uested target at sun.security.ssl.Alerts.getSSLException(Alerts.java:192) at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.fatal(SSLSocketImpl.java:1884) at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.fatalSE(Handshaker.java:276) at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.fatalSE(Handshaker.java:270) at sun.security.ssl.ClientHandshaker.serverCertificate(ClientHandshaker.java:1341) at sun.security.ssl.ClientHandshaker.processMessage(ClientHandshaker.java:153) at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.processLoop(Handshaker.java:868) at sun.security.ssl.Handshaker.process_record(Handshaker.java:804) at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.readRecord(SSLSocketImpl.java:1016) at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.performInitialHandshake(SSLSocketImpl.java:1312) at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.startHandshake(SSLSocketImpl.java:1339) at sun.security.ssl.SSLSocketImpl.startHandshake(SSLSocketImpl.java:1323) at sun.net.www.protocol.https.HttpsClient.afterConnect(HttpsClient.java:563) at sun.net.www.protocol.https.AbstractDelegateHttpsURLConnection.connect(AbstractDelegateHttpsURLConnection.java:185) at sun.net.www.protocol.http.HttpURLConnection.getInputStream(HttpURLConnection.java:1300) at sun.net.www.protocol.https.HttpsURLConnectionImpl.getInputStream(HttpsURLConnectionImpl.java:254) at org.gradle.wrapper.Download.downloadInternal(Download.java:56) at org.gradle.wrapper.Download.download(Download.java:42) at org.gradle.wrapper.Install$1.call(Install.java:57) at org.gradle.wrapper.Install$1.call(Install.java:44) at org.gradle.wrapper.ExclusiveFileAccessManager.access(ExclusiveFileAccessManager.java:65) at org.gradle.wrapper.Install.createDist(Install.java:44) at org.gradle.wrapper.WrapperExecutor.execute(WrapperExecutor.java:126) at org.gradle.wrapper.GradleWrapperMain.main(GradleWrapperMain.java:56) Caused by: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find vali d certification path to requested target at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doBuild(PKIXValidator.java:385) at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.engineValidate(PKIXValidator.java:292) at sun.security.validator.Validator.validate(Validator.java:260) at sun.security.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.validate(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:326) at sun.security.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.checkTrusted(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:231) at sun.security.ssl.X509TrustManagerImpl.checkServerTrusted(X509TrustManagerImpl.java:126) at sun.security.ssl.ClientHandshaker.serverCertificate(ClientHandshaker.java:1323) ... 19 more Caused by: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target at sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilder.engineBuild(SunCertPathBuilder.java:196) at java.security.cert.CertPathBuilder.build(CertPathBuilder.java:268) at sun.security.validator.PKIXValidator.doBuild(PKIXValidator.java:380) ... 25 more

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