Archive for December, 2014

Replacing Chef’s self-signed certificates

Having gotten my home network and logging to a point where I wanted it, my next project was going to be Chef. Life intervened before I got too much involved with Chef, but now that things are approaching a sense of normalcy, I’m trying to pick up where I left off. My ultimate goal is to set up my CentOS server as a Chef server, and control my virtual machines via Chef automation. One minor speed bump along the way was the web interface for Chef, which uses self-signed certificates and so gave me the annoying warning when accessing it. I fixed that problem by replacing the certs with my own, below the fold.

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