[ovs-discuss] Question about SSL

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Tue Sep 4 21:14:28 UTC 2012

On Fri, Aug 31, 2012 at 02:25:25PM +0800, Kris zhang wrote:
> I want to use command ovs-vsctl --db=ssl:ip:port to control another ovs,
> but after i setup the ssl sc-privkey.pem sc-cert.pem cacert.pem according
> to the document INSTALL.SSL, i found there is an error: Private key does
> not match certificate public key when connecting to the remote ovs.

It sounds like the certificate you generated doesn't certify your
private key but some other key.  How did you generate your key and
your certificate?

> I know the document INSTALL.SSL is for configure ovs to connect across the
> network to an openflow controller. but is it also work for ssl conneciton
> between two ovs?

Yes, it can work.

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