Issues w/ the IBM JDK caused me to post this question:
It turns out the root cause lay here (Elytron issue w/ ibm jsse)
Reviewing the "MechanismDatabase.properties" , I figured I could (somewhat easily) update this file, add the "SSL_" entries , repackage the jar, and restart:
However it did not work.
A caveat: generally I avoid whacking on complex subsytems whose details I grasp dimly.
Build failed due to maven dependences
On another note, building the elytron 1.0.2 failed as maven could not download depdnecnies.
[ERROR] Failed to execute goal on project wildfly-elytron: Could not resolve dependencies for project org.wildfly.security:wildfly-elytron:jar:1.0.2.Final: The following artifacts could not be resolved: org.kohsuke.metainf-services:metainf-services:jar:1.5-jboss-1, org.jboss.slf4j:slf4j-jboss-logmanager:jar:1.0.3.GA: Could not find artifact org.kohsuke.metainf-services:metainf-services:jar:1.5-jboss-1 in central (https://repo.maven.apache.org/maven2) -> [Help 1]
thanks in advance