Let's Encrypt Subdomain SSL certificate

My domain is properly setup with Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate +

Now I want to add multi-language version of my websites on a subdomain like

If I create a new droplet with subdomain can I just run the same Let’s Encrypt auto installer and have SSL certificate for +

Would this work without conflicts or would I need a wildcard-certificate?

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Want to learn more? Join the DigitalOcean Community!

Join our DigitalOcean community of over a million developers for free! Get help and share knowledge in Q&A, subscribe to topics of interest, and get courses and tools that will help you grow as a developer and scale your project or business.

This will just work and you can use the autoinstall script to make this certificate. Let’s Encrypt actually doesn’t support Wildcards yet so its the only way:

Will Let’s Encrypt issue wildcard certificates? We currently have no plans to do so, but it is a possibility in the future. Hopefully wildcards aren’t necessary for the vast majority of our potential subscribers because it should be easy to get and manage certificates for all subdomains.