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QuiteSimple
Posts: 1,452
Registered: ‎11-06-2009
My Device: Torch 9810
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Issue with signing keys (not signing at all)

Hi,

 

I have a set if quite old BBOS signing keys (created on 14. August 2009) and I have used it for signing years long. Since yesterday I cannot sign anymore, SigningTool stays on "Receiving request" forever. No error, nothing, even if I enter wrong key password. The app is created with JDE 6.0, it actually requires only the RBB key.

 

I even opened sigtool.db with a text editor and tried to change the URL inside from rim.net to blackberry.net, but again no luck :smileysad:

 

Should I just order new signing keys or is there any way to fix the signing?

 

Thank you.



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simon_hain
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Re: Issue with signing keys (not signing at all)

the server seems to be up
http://isthesigningserverdown.com/

did you try a newer version of the signing tool?
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QuiteSimple
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Re: Issue with signing keys (not signing at all)

Yes, I checked the signing server too, actually I'm checking it since yesterday, as I was thinking that it is a temporary glitch.

 

Re signing tool: I tested with 5.0, 6.0 and 7.0 signing tool, same behavior.

 

For the record, the last successfull signing with these keys was on 20. October 2013



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MSohm
Posts: 14,525
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry Z30, BlackBerry PlayBook
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Re: Issue with signing keys (not signing at all)

This is likely caused by a Java version issue.  Have a look at the article below for all the details.  Let us know if you still run into problems.

 

SignatureTool Stops Responding While Signing

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QuiteSimple
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Re: Issue with signing keys (not signing at all)

Thank you, you saved my day :smileyhappy: Downloading JDE 7.1 fixed the issue. Now it hits me that I updated my Java version back in December.



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