[CalendarServer-users] Exception thrown when using chained certificates
fred at tree.se
Thu Apr 4 23:52:27 PDT 2013
> I also tried the certificates with Apache - it works. However, when
> starting Apache, I was prompted for caldav-server.key's password.
> Maybe that is causing problems for twisted? If so, how could I create
> a passwordless key, if possible?
Yes, I think you have to strip the password from the key.
I had to do it for older versions, and if that has changed let me know.
I did some attempt to add
http://docs.python.org/2/library/getpass.html to read the passphrase for
the key, but it had some problems, probably because I was not
sure about what the different processes did at the time, and how they
communicated. Some day I might try again.
This is how to strip it :
openssl rsa -in filename.key -out filename.key.nopass
It is not optimal, and it makes me cringe everytime an application makes
me do this.. Exim does it to.
Luckilly I am not running some important calendarserver so I can live
with it for now.
More information about the calendarserver-users