2011-07-05 11:54:42,244 INFO [4e1341d1f6b6453d0] root:243 - Enabling SSL
2011-07-05 11:54:42,244 ERROR [4e1341d1f6b6453d0] root:493 - Unable to start splunkweb
2011-07-05 11:54:42,244 ERROR [4e1341d1f6b6453d0] root:494 - /certs/privkey.pem Not Found
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/opt/splunk/lib/python2.6/site-packages/splunk/appserver/mrsparkle/root.py", line 489, in
File "/opt/splunk/lib/python2.6/site-packages/splunk/appserver/mrsparkle/root.py", line 258, in run
raise ValueError("%s Not Found" % globalcfg['server.sslprivate_key'])
ValueError: /certs/privkey.pem Not Found
A simple question is where is "/", since I had to create
I think the kb article may be incorrect about where to put the pem file.
What I really want to do is put a link to the place where I normally install the .pem
just had to setup SSL last friday so I remember that the paths for "privKeyPath" and "caCertPath" are relative to $SPLUNK_HOME/share/splunk. Strange is that you had to create the certs directory, mine was existing in 4.1.8.