In WebLogic 9.0, all the
server SSL attributes are dynamic; when modified via the Console, they
cause the corresponding SSL server or channel SSL server to restart and
use the new settings for new connections. Old connections will continue
to run with the old configuration. To ensure that all the SSL
connections exist according to the specified configuration, you must
reboot WebLogic Server.
Use the Restart SSL button to restart the SSL
server when changes are made to the keystore files and need to be
applied for subsequent connections without rebooting WebLogic
To restart the SSL server:
If you have not already done so, in the Change Center of the Administration Console, click Lock & Edit (see Use the Change Center).
In the left
pane of the Console, expand Environment and
select Servers .
Click the name of the server for which you want to restart
Select Control > Start/Stop.
Server Status table, select the check box next
to the name of the server for which to restart SSL channels.
Restarts the SSL listen sockets so that keystore changes take
To activate these changes, in the Change Center of the Administration Console, click Activate Changes. Not all changes take effect immediately—some require a restart (see Use the Change Center).