Update SSL Certificates

Update SSL Certificates

by John Vincent

Posted on August 9, 2018

This is part of a series of discussions regarding Deploying to a Digital Ocean Droplet. For more details, please see Overview of johnvincent.io website

Update SSL Certificates

For details on creating the SSL certificates, please see SSL Certificates - Let’s Encrypt & Nginx

Auto Renewal

This is great when it works. Sometimes there is trouble.

cd tmp
sudo letsencrypt renew

If it works, you are all done. Else, read on.

Manual SSL Renewal

Switch to http

cd tmp

Renew SSL certificates


Switch to https


Test SSL Certificates

See "Test SSL Certificates" in Configure SSL Nginx at Digital Ocean

Notice the commands:


Execute all of those commands.