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My domain is:
I ran this command: Went to
sslforfree.com and requested SSL for the domain.
It produced this output: Error 429 for too many requests.
My web server is (include version): Easywp
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):unknown
My hosting provider, if applicable, is: Namecheap
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don’t know): i dont know
I’m using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): no
checking your domain there are no new certificates (
Only two older.
must be the failed validation limit:
There is a
Failed Validation limit of 5 failures per account, per hostname, per hour.
Looks like you are doing something wrong.
Perhaps share a screenshot how you create the validation file.
I wonder if sslforfree creates a new Let’s Encrypt account for every certificate request? Right now it seems not to be working for me either. That is likely to be a bug with the sslforfree site.
I have the same problem on sslfofree.
Unable to renew existing and unable to create new.
I wrote a letter to them. Waiting now…
and the two other topics.
It's a problem of Sslforfree, not of Letsencrypt.
Select your own client.
Last updated: Nov 24, 2021 | See all Documentation Let’s Encrypt uses the ACME protocol to verify that you control a given domain name and to issue you a certificate. To get a Let’s Encrypt certificate, you’ll need to choose a piece...
@Radius17, @schoen, and @JuergenAuer,
We just switched off the
RemoveWFE2AccountID functionality in production and are seeing issuance from sslforfree working as intended once again. Please also see the following topic
ACME v2 - Scheduled removal of ID from account objects
Thanks, it works now.
And another questions appeared:
Is it a trouble on sslforfree ?
Its code does not support such behaviour of production ( ACME v2 - Scheduled removal of ID from account objects) ?
@Radius17 Yes that’s correct. Please see the following thread for more information. SSL For Free hitting rate limits
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