Please fill out the fields below so we can help you better. Note: you must provide your domain name to get help. Domain names for issued certificates are all made public in Certificate Transparency logs (e.g. https://crt.sh/?q=example.com), so withholding your domain name here does not increase secrecy, but only makes it harder for us to provide help.
My domain is:
I ran this command:
sudo certbot certonly --cert-name jjaab.huijse.nl -a apache -d jjaab.huijse.nl,www.jjaab.huijse.nl
It produced this output:
Saving debug log to /var/log/letsencrypt/letsencrypt.log
Plugins selected: Authenticator apache, Installer None
Cert not yet due for renewal
You have an existing certificate that has exactly the same domains or certificate name you requested and isn't close to expiry.
What would you like to do?
1: Keep the existing certificate for now
2: Renew & replace the cert (may be subject to CA rate limits)
Select the appropriate number [1-2] then [enter] (press 'c' to cancel): 2
Renewing an existing certificate
Congratulations! Your certificate and chain have been saved at:
Your key file has been saved at:
Your cert will expire on 2020-12-30. To obtain a new or tweaked
version of this certificate in the future, simply run certbot
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My web server is (include version):
Server version: Apache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu)
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): ubuntu 18.04
My hosting provider, if applicable, is: hostnet.nl
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don't know): yes
I'm using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): no
The version of my client is (e.g. output of
certbot --version or
certbot-auto --version if you're using Certbot): certbot 1.8.0
huijse.nl already has a certificate. What can be wrong?