Apache2/mod_ssl: I can't connect to an SSL enabled VHost
Posted on 2003-11-10
I use SuSE 9 and Apache 2.0.47 with pre-fork. I used the default SSL Vhost template "/etc/apache2/vhost.d/ssl_vhost.template" I created a self signed cert using the following:
1. openssl -genrsa -des3 -out server.key
2. openssl -req -key ../ssl.key/server.key -days 365 -out server.crt
3. entered the passphrase
4. Entered my cert details.
When I tryied to start apache2 (rcapache2 restart) it asked me for the passphrase and timed out to soon so I starteed it "manualy" (#: httpd2) and entered the passphrase and the server started. However any attempt to connect to the vhost loads the homepage (main server) and SSL connections are refused.
All help appreciated.