We've just upgraded a 2 machine FileMaker Server v12 deployment to v13 - everything is going well so far except for the certificate that was previously used for the worker machine's Apache server.
Here's a summary of what we currently have:
Master machine (database server): server1.com
Worker machine (web server, Web Publishing Engine): server2.com
Previously server2.com was using the OS X Server version of Apache with an SSL certficate. Now that we have upgraded to v13 we have to use the instance of Apache that FMS installs - no problems there. Server2.com is only used for PHP/Custom Web Publishing - we're not using WebDirect at thist stage.
At the moment when I go to:
it works but I get the standard message that "Sarfari can't verify the indentity of the website 'server2.com' . .." and I can click Continue and it works as expected. When I view the certificate that's being used I can see it's using the FMI Certificate Authority. I now need to replace this with the existing SSL certificate that we previously used with server2.
I have these existing certificate files:
I'm not sure what steps I now need to take to get Apache on the worker machine/server2.com to use our existing SSL certificate. I'm not sure if I need to use the fmsadmin CERTIFCATE commands etc or if I can copy files and modify Apache .conf files to get this working, or some combination of them.
Also if I need to use the fmsadmin CERTIFCATE commands do I perform this on server1.com or server2.com or both? server1.com obviously has a different DNS name and doesn't require it's own SSL certificate - we're happy to use the FMI self signed one for that machine, but need to use a custom SSL certificate for server2.com.
Appreciate if anyone has got Apache SSL Certficate installed for 2 machine deployment and could share the required steps.
Update: in the end I had to generate a new certificate request via the CERTIFCATE commands - was then able to install the correct certificate once we received that back from the vendor (Thawte). All working fine now.