HipchatNotificationTransport exception when sending hipchat notifications

We're seeing the following exception in our bamboo server logs when bamboo attempts to send a notification to hipchat:

2012-10-05 12:51:17,268 ERROR qtp1977220433-6806274 HipchatNotificationTransport Error using Hipchat API: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target

at com.atlassian.bamboo.hipchat.HipchatNotificationTransport.sendNotification(HipchatNotificationTransport.java:75)

2012-10-05 12:55:08,067 ERROR AtlassianEvent::0-BAM::EVENTS:pool-2-thread-5 HipchatNotificationTransport Error using Hipchat API: sun.security.validator.ValidatorException: PKIX path building failed: sun.security.provider.certpath.SunCertPathBuilderException: unable to find valid certification path to requested target

1 answer

1 accepted

This means that the SSL is not convinced that Bamboo is using the host it says it's using. If you're using a self-signed cert, make sure that it has your FQDN, or if you're using a commercial cert, make sure Tomcat is aware of its network location.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Renan Battaglin
Published May 18, 2017 in Bamboo

FAQ: How to Upgrade Bamboo Server

Bamboo 5.9 will no longer be supported after June 12, 2017. What does this mean? As part of our End of Life policy, Atlassian supports major versions for two years after the first major iteratio...

1,069 views 0 5
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot