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HTTPS request to IP address using HTTP Client

asked 2017-10-17 21:59:55 -0600

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updated 2017-10-18 13:22:11 -0600

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I'm trying to call an API which has an IP address and port for the end point and also requires the request to be made using HTTPS.

I can call it successfully using CURL but need to use the -k/--insecure option to turn off verification of the certificate.

Is there a setting in the HTTP Client connection I need to change to allow this to work correctly?

It is difficult to tell exactly what is happening at the moment. If I run TCPDUMP it looks like StreamSets is calling making large numbers of TCP requests every second. Probably trying to establish the SSL connection...

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answered 2017-10-23 16:15:23 -0600

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The default protocol is in HTTP. User can disable HTTP and enable HTTPs in ../etc/, add cert to local keystore. It enables HTTPs connectivity.

For example, in, Change "http.port=18630" to "http.port=-1"; Change "https.port=-1" to "https.port=18630";

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