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SSL certificate problem: self signed certificate in certificate chain

JPick

We are trying to download firmware on a new 9.7P6  controller.  Here is the error received:  

 

Error: command failed on node xxxx-xx: Download failed. Reason: Failed to download package from dir/netapp/local/dqp04022021/qual_devices.zip. Reason: SSL peer certificate or SSH remote key was not OK: SSL certificate problem: self signed certificate in certificate chain.

 

I looked at certificates, protocols, ciphers....everything looks OK.  Any suggestions?

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CHRISMAKI

This error sounds like a problem with the host the cluster is trying to connect to and less like a problem with the cluster. What was the command you used to try and grab the new qual_devices.zip?

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CHRISMAKI

This error sounds like a problem with the host the cluster is trying to connect to and less like a problem with the cluster. What was the command you used to try and grab the new qual_devices.zip?

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JPick

storage firmware download -node * -package-url https://dir/netapp/local/dqp04022021/qual_devices.zip

 

-Thx

CHRISMAKI

This is going to try and make an HTTPS request to a host named "dir" which I'm assuming doesn't exist on your network. The command should be:

 

storage firmware download -node * -package-url http://<web-server>/path/qual_devices.zip

 

Where you've replaced <web-server> with a a host that you've uploaded the file to.

CHRISMAKI

Full instructions can be found here.

JPick

The command is correct...I was just trying to anonymize the server and path.  I will look upstream at the host.

 

-Thx for your quick responses.

Is the web server also listening unencrypted on port 80? If so, you could try reverting to HTTP.

TMAC_CTG

When you see that particular error, you should try HTTP instead of HTTPS.

More than likely you have a certificate that is expired or a problem with a root/int server-ca cert.

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