Wildcard SSL cert gives "error initilizing TLS"

Paul van der Vlis paul at vandervlis.nl
Wed Oct 6 08:41:47 EDT 2010

Paul van der Vlis schreef:
> Paul van der Vlis schreef:
>> Hello,
>> I have a new wildcard SSL-certificate (Comodo positiveSSL), but I have
>> problems when I use it in Cyrus.
>> The client (Icedove = Thunderbird says that the
>> server says: "error initializing TLS". I have tried the way I did it
>> before (with also a Comodo positiveSSL cert, but without wildcard).
>> Is it possible that Cyrus does not like wildcard-certs?
>> I am using Cyrus from Debian stable (2.2.13).
> No, that's not the case. On another machine with the same Cyrus
> everything works fine with the wildcard-cert.
> I still don't understand why it's a problem on the other machine, the
> configuration is "very the same".

I found the problem. Very stupid: the cert-file was not readable by the
user Cyrus. Ahum, very stupid.

With regards.
Paul van der Vlis.


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