I am somewhat new to DirectAdmin and have read everything I can find on restarting DirectAdmin after installing an SSL.
I have tried "service directadmin restart" and /etc/init.d/directadmin restart to no avail (at least it doesn't seem so as I cannot call directadmin on 2222 with https://)
Thank you for your response. Yes, I had looked at it and followed every step. Everything appears to be ok as I went through each item there, except the passwd admin whi h says there is no user named admin. But when I look at setup.txt, it shows there is a user named admin.
For reasons I won't go into I had to rebuild my VPS. Of course that meant I had to reinstall DA. Everything went fine until I tried to sign in. Then it tells me my credentials are wrong. After checking setup.txt, I changed the password. Still no luck. So, I decided to try to log into DA using...
I just installed DirectAdmin and opened the GUI but the instructions show https://. I cannot open it that way. But http:// works. What did I not install? I know, a cert but shouldn't it have installed with the installation files?
I am trying to install on a VPS with Debian 9. When I run wget https://www.directadmin.com/setup.sh in SSH, it starts finding everything but then I get
ERROR: The certificate of 'www.directadmin.com' ids not trusted
ERROR: The certificate of "www.directadmin.com' hasn't got a known issurer