Discussion in 'Server Operation' started by PermaNoob, Mar 25, 2020.
Please use the search function and read the let's encrypt FAQ page here in the forum. We explain this about once a day, so I will not explain it again now.
The problem was caused by my attempting to enable SSL for a site before the domain was pointed to the server. I couldn't fix the SSL problem so I deleted the site and set it up again after the domain was resolving correctly--that worked.
You might put in the FAQ/instructions:
Do not enable SSL for a site unless the domain is already pointing to the IP address of the server OR in ISPconfig you go to System/Server Config/Web/SSL settings and check "Skip Lets Encrypt Check"
That's already listed in the Let's encrypt FAQ, that's why I pointed you to read it. From FAQ:
Separate names with a comma.