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Old 11-11-2013, 04:11 AM   #1
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Is it the certication error of apache


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I have just setup apache server in linux , when use https to access the web , it pops the below error , could advise how to fix it ? what is the possible reason of the error ? thanks
ps. I have re-gen the cert from server , I asow try restart apache many times , but still not work ,

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[warn] RSA server certificate CommonName (CN) 'my.cert.xxx.com' does NOT match server name!?
Digest: generating secret for digest authentication ...
Digest: done
 
Old 11-11-2013, 05:30 AM   #2
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So what's your server name? If it's www.xxx.com and your certificate is my.cert.xxx.com then of course the names will now match.
 
Old 11-11-2013, 06:43 AM   #3
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So what's your server name? If it's www.xxx.com and your certificate is my.cert.xxx.com then of course the names will now match.
so what I need to do ? thanks
 
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regenerate your cert for www.xxx.com
 
Old 11-11-2013, 10:17 AM   #5
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the problem will be caused by the incorrect CN ? if yes , could advise how to change CN ? thanks
 
Old 11-11-2013, 10:18 AM   #6
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the problem will be caused by the incorrect CN ? if yes , could advise how to change CN ? thanks
Regenerate your cert using www.xxx.com as the CN
 
  


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