On 7/23/14, 11:21 AM, Rob Crittenden wrote:
> John Moyer wrote:
>> Hello All,
>>     I was going to promote one of my newer replica IPA servers to be the
>> master of our IPA environment and noticed when following the procedures
>> to do this that I'm apparently missing this file from my master IPA server:
>> /var/lib/ipa/ca_serialno
>> Is there a way to regenerate this file?
>>     I just made a replica like 3 weeks ago, so it definitely is the
>> master, I'm just not sure why this file doesn't exist.   Looked at my
>> backups from the last 3 months and it hasn't existed in that time period.
> That file was the source of serial numbers for what was called selfsign
> mode (now deprecated in 3.3+). It installed a file-based CA on the
> initial IPA master. You needed to pass --selfsign to the installer
> What docs are you working from that say you need to worry about this
> file? They are likely ancient.
> rob

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