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I’m attempting to use a LE cert on one of our company’s older web servers. I absolutely apologize that I cannot provide the domain in question but I hope this can be resolved without the need for that. The error states that it cannot parse a line in the apache config file that is used exclusively for SSL Vhosts.
Line 837 cannot be parsed. It is the bottom line in that file and only contains the following:
I don’t see any problem with the syntax here. What am I doing wrong or what can I do to fix this? I appreciate it is on an older platform but this cannot be upgraded easily hence I’m hoping to find a fix for this!
Thanks! More info below:
My domain is:
I ran this command:
./certbot-auto --apache certonly
It produced this output:
Could not choose appropriate plugin: The apache plugin is not working; there may be problems with your existing configuration.
The error was: PluginError(‘There has been an error in parsing the file /etc/apache2/ssl-vhost.conf on line 837: Syntax error’,)
My web server is (include version):
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):
My hosting provider, if applicable, is:
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don’t know):
I’m using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel):