{"_id":"58fe142d180afa25006c7980","parentDoc":null,"category":{"_id":"58fe142d180afa25006c7976","version":"58fe142d180afa25006c7974","project":"54e7fca9e6e77d1900ed11f0","__v":0,"sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2015-04-25T01:54:38.235Z","from_sync":false,"order":1,"slug":"tutorials","title":"Tutorials"},"user":"54e7ff93c1c5e90d0048bd92","version":{"_id":"58fe142d180afa25006c7974","project":"54e7fca9e6e77d1900ed11f0","__v":2,"createdAt":"2017-04-24T15:05:17.571Z","releaseDate":"2017-04-24T15:05:17.571Z","categories":["58fe142d180afa25006c7975","58fe142d180afa25006c7976","58fe142d180afa25006c7977","58fe142d180afa25006c7978","591f725ffc05d30f00488267"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":true,"is_stable":true,"codename":"","version_clean":"1.1.0","version":"1.1"},"__v":2,"project":"54e7fca9e6e77d1900ed11f0","updates":["592f11cb7b0297003b20351c","59d04a8f0cd4dd0010294fd7"],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2016-04-07T21:08:08.615Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","githubsync":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"settings":"","results":{"codes":[]},"auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":8,"body":"LetsEncrypt provides free SSL certificates and are great way to enhance the security of your PufferPanel installation\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Modify nginx config file\"\n}\n[/block]\nFind your pufferpanel.conf configuration file located in either /etc/nginx/sites-available or /etc/nginx/conf.d\n\n\nAdd the following location block to your nginx config file\n```\n        location /.well-known/acme-challenge/ {\n            try_files $uri =404;\n        }\n```\n\nHere is some context for where you should place it\n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"        location / {\\n            try_files /public/router.php =404;\\n            fastcgi_split_path_info ^(.+?\\\\.php)(/.*)$;\\n            fastcgi_pass unix:/var/run/php5-fpm.sock;\\n            fastcgi_index router.php;\\n            fastcgi_param SCRIPT_FILENAME \\\\$document_root\\\\$fastcgi_script_name;\\n            include /etc/nginx/fastcgi_params;\\n        }\\n        \\n        location /.well-known/acme-challenge/ {\\n            try_files $uri =404;\\n        }\\n        \\n        location /assets {\\n            try_files /app/\\\\$uri =404;\\n        }\\n    }\",\n      \"language\": \"text\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nMake sure to reload nginx\n```sudo service nginx reload```\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Grab the LetsEncrypt client\"\n}\n[/block]\n```cd /srv```\n```git clone https://github.com/letsencrypt/letsencrypt && cd letsencrypt```\n\nNow generate the certificates\n```./letsencrypt-auto certonly --webroot -w /srv/pufferpanel/ -d panel.example.com```","excerpt":"","slug":"using-letsencrypt-with-pufferpanel","type":"basic","title":"Using LetsEncrypt with PufferPanel"}

Using LetsEncrypt with PufferPanel


LetsEncrypt provides free SSL certificates and are great way to enhance the security of your PufferPanel installation [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Modify nginx config file" } [/block] Find your pufferpanel.conf configuration file located in either /etc/nginx/sites-available or /etc/nginx/conf.d Add the following location block to your nginx config file ``` location /.well-known/acme-challenge/ { try_files $uri =404; } ``` Here is some context for where you should place it [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": " location / {\n try_files /public/router.php =404;\n fastcgi_split_path_info ^(.+?\\.php)(/.*)$;\n fastcgi_pass unix:/var/run/php5-fpm.sock;\n fastcgi_index router.php;\n fastcgi_param SCRIPT_FILENAME \\$document_root\\$fastcgi_script_name;\n include /etc/nginx/fastcgi_params;\n }\n \n location /.well-known/acme-challenge/ {\n try_files $uri =404;\n }\n \n location /assets {\n try_files /app/\\$uri =404;\n }\n }", "language": "text" } ] } [/block] Make sure to reload nginx ```sudo service nginx reload``` [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Grab the LetsEncrypt client" } [/block] ```cd /srv``` ```git clone https://github.com/letsencrypt/letsencrypt && cd letsencrypt``` Now generate the certificates ```./letsencrypt-auto certonly --webroot -w /srv/pufferpanel/ -d panel.example.com```