Use Certbot Standalone Mode to Retrieve Let's Encrypt SSL Certificates

Posted June 25, 2020 615 views
Linux BasicsLet's Encrypt


I am following the instructions in the link below [1] to install an SSL certificate for my domain and I get an error:

#sudo certbot certonly --standalone --preferred-challenges http -d
  certbot [SUBCOMMAND] [options] [-d DOMAIN] [-d DOMAIN] ...

Certbot can obtain and install HTTPS/TLS/SSL certificates.  By default,
it will attempt to use a webserver both for obtaining and installing the
certbot: error: Unexpected line 0 in /etc/letsencrypt/cli.ini: ≈# Because we are using logrotate for greater flexibility, disable the

What am I doing wrong?


How To Use Certbot Standalone Mode to Retrieve Let’s Encrypt SSL Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04

edited by bobbyiliev
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