#47477 Admin server refuses to restart from console when SSL and password file are configured
Closed: wontfix None Opened 8 years ago by nkinder.

When admin server is configured with SSL certificate, it requires a password to
decrypt NSS db upon restart. When restarting from command line, user is asked
for a password. To restart server without password, a password file can be
created, which should allow remote restart. However, even when password file is
configured, admin server refuses to restart remotely from console.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Configure SSL for admin server
2. Create a password file to allow restart without password prompt
3. Try to restart admin server from command line - restarts without asking a
password
4. Try to restart admin server from console - error message is returned:

The Administration Server cannot be restarted remotely from the Console. The
server can be restarted only locally from the command shell by running the
"restart-admin" command.

Expected results:
Admin server should restart.

Additional info:
This works for directory server - even with SSL configured, it can be restarted
remotely with password file configured. Also, error message refers to
"restart-admin", which is now "restart-ds-admin".


$ git merge ticket47477
Updating 9ef26b8..ac0e0b5
Fast-forward
src/com/netscape/management/admserv/admserv.properties | 2 ++
src/com/netscape/management/admserv/task/Restart.java | 11 +++++++----
2 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
$ git push origin master
Counting objects: 19, done.
Compressing objects: 100% (6/6), done.
Writing objects: 100% (10/10), 1.27 KiB | 0 bytes/s, done.
Total 10 (delta 5), reused 0 (delta 0)
To ssh://git.fedorahosted.org/git/389/admin-console.git
9ef26b8..ac0e0b5 master -> master

Metadata Update from @lkrispen:
- Issue assigned to lkrispen
- Issue set to the milestone: 389-admin,console 1.1.36

4 years ago

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Metadata Update from @spichugi:
- Issue close_status updated to: wontfix (was: Fixed)

a year ago

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