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Initialize DataFabric Manager SSL server

I am having "string too short:" errors ,

What to check for Creating self-signed certificate ?

C:\>dfm ssl server setup
A private key file already exists:

        C:\Program Files\NetApp\DataFabric\DFM\conf\server.key

Remove (y/[N])? y

Supply the following information:

Key Size (512 or 1024) [default=512]:
Certificate Duration (days) [default=365]:
Country Name (e.g., 2 letter code) [default=US]:
State or Province Name (full name) [default=NewYork]:
Locality Name (city) [default=NewYork City]:
Organization Name (e.g., company) [default=Netapp]:
Organizational Unit Name (e.g., section): NYPSLAB
Common Name (fully-qualified hostname): opsmgr01
Email Address:
Loading 'screen' into random state - done
Generating a 512 bit RSA private key
writing new private key to 'C:\Program Files\NetApp\DataFabric\DFM\conf\server.
problems making Certificate Request
976:error:0D07A098:asn1 encoding routines:ASN1_mbstring_ncopy:string too short:
Error: Failed to initialize the DataFabric Manager SSL server.


Re: Initialize DataFabric Manager SSL server

Never Mind

I found this burt


Used all fields and it worked.

Re: Initialize DataFabric Manager SSL server

Take a look at the link below


Follow the workaround specifed.

Give values to all fields to create the certificate.