I am getting the error “Directory field not found’: new_authz” when i run the command “certbot certonly –agree-tos –webroot -w /var/www/acme-challenge -d myapp.com –server https://acme-v02.api.letsencrypt.org/directory”.

I am on Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS (GNU/Linux 4.4.0-148-generic x86_64) and using certbot 0.15.0

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Hello, @DriftingLapisShip

I believe that the error message is due to the old version of certbot. ACMEv2 support was added in 0.22.0

What you can do is simply update the certbot version and give it another try.

Hope that this helps!
Regards,
Alex