What's new

DuckDNS DDNS with Let's Encrypt certificate

  • SNBForums Code of Conduct

    SNBForums is a community for everyone, no matter what their level of experience.

    Please be tolerant and patient of others, especially newcomers. We are all here to share and learn!

    The rules are simple: Be patient, be nice, be helpful or be gone!

Megahurtz

Occasional Visitor
I kept having issues with Asus's DDNS service not renewing my sub domain and/or telling me that the domain was registered to somebody else when I had been using it perfectly fine so I migrated over to DuckDNS. I was able to set up my custom DDNS and have the DDNS script working, however now I'm trying to get a Let's Encrypt cert working for the new domain.

When I request a new one, the status just stays stuck on "unknown or processing" for over 24 hours. Do I need to do anything special to get Let's Encrypt working with a custom DDNS setup? If I ssh in to the router and look at /jffs/.le, I still see a directory in there for my previous asuscomm domain. Do I need to manually do anything there?

I'm not seeing anything in the logs other than:
rc_service: httpd 2922:notify_rc restart_ddns_le;prepare_cert;prepare_cert;restart_ftpd
 
Manually running acme.sh in /usr/sbin seems to have given it a shove and it registered a LE cert for my DuckDNS domain. I'm hoping it will be able to auto renew in five months.
 

Latest threads

Support SNBForums w/ Amazon

If you'd like to support SNBForums, just use this link and buy anything on Amazon. Thanks!

Sign Up For SNBForums Daily Digest

Get an update of what's new every day delivered to your mailbox. Sign up here!

Staff online

Top