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nginx install godday cert

again on same weekend looks like the cert on his dev site expired and the rest api tests were failing to curl due to cert issue so he gave me the cert files that he got from godday and asked to install it. This took 5 min but it was cool. What was complex was godday would give you a cert and an intermediate cert but nginx would only accept one file. so the way you do is

cat your_godday.crt> your_final_chained.crt
cat gd_bundle.crt>>your_final_chained.crt

thats it you got your chained cert and all you need to do is specify this in nginx

    ssl_certificate /etc/nginx/xxx/your_final_chained.crt;
    ssl_certificate_key /etc/nginx/xxx/your_cert.key;



Looks like this is cert expiry week, even our code signing cert is expiring this weekend so we would sign our java applet jars again and deploy a hotpatch this weekend, will update that also in the post.

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