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Generating a SSL certificate Key for UVMS not successfull


Article ID: 86240


Updated On:


CA Automic Dollar Universe


Error Message :
The command will abort with the following error. and the key will not be generated.

The distinguished name must contain at least the hostname of the server. The correct format is: "CN=hostname, OU=Organisation Unit, O=Organisation, L=City, ST=State, C=Contry(two chars)"


Patch level detected:Univiewer Management Server 6.5.01
Product Version: Dollar.Universe 6.5.01

Description :Trying to generate a unissl key with the following parameter order in the DN section either for UVMS or for Reporter.

[[email protected] data]# ${U_ROOT_DIR}/app/bin/unissl genkey -dn "C=FR,O=CNAMTS,OU=18003502402369,CN=157501l149csm3,UID=157501l149csm3-du" -alg RSA -pwd -size 2048 -overwrite



Cause type:
Root Cause: The syntax parsing of the unissl -genkey in this version is too restrictive, and can impact a customer whose certificate validation procedure follows particular rules.


OS: Linux
OS Version: All Operation system where UVMS or Reporter can be installed.


Update to the fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Component: Univiewer.Management.Server
Version: Dollar.Universe 6.5.21

Additional Information

Workaround :