I’m in a pickle. As I see has happened to many people, our digital certificate expired. In our case, however, our one IT person has been way out of town since before it happened (basically “off the grid”). I’m trying to figure this out so we can have our website back as quickly as possible but don’t even know where to look for some of the information needed. Any advice you would have would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!
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My domain is: saron.org
I ran this command: sudo certbot renew --dry-run
It produced this output: root@saron:~# sudo certbot renew --dry-run
Saving debug log to /var/log/letsencrypt/letsencrypt.log
Cert is due for renewal, auto-renewing…
Starting new HTTPS connection (1): acme-staging.api.letsencrypt.org
Renewing an existing certificate
Performing the following challenges:
Client with the currently selected authenticator does not support any combination of challenges that will satisfy the CA.
Attempting to renew cert from /etc/letsencrypt/renewal/saron.org.conf produced an
Unexpected error: Client with the currently selected authenticator does not support any combination of challenges that will satisfy the CA. . Skipping.
** DRY RUN: simulating 'certbot renew’ close to cert expiry
** (The test certificates below have not been saved.)
All renewal attempts failed. The following certs could not be renewed:
** DRY RUN: simulating ‘certbot renew’ close to cert expiry
** (The test certificates above have not been saved.)
1 renew failure(s), 0 parse failure(s)
My web server is (include version): unknown (Digital Ocean?)
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): unknown
My hosting provider, if applicable, is: That might be DigitalOcean
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don’t know): I think so, at least the “command prompts” in the above output said “root”.
I’m using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): ??
The version of my client is (e.g. output of
certbot --version or
certbot-auto --version if you’re using Certbot): ??