[Slackbuilds-users] Letsencrypt warning

Dave Gauer dave at ratfactor.com
Fri May 31 10:42:49 UTC 2019

On 05/31/2019 01:08 AM, David Melik wrote:
> My certificates are about to expire. How does one go about building
> that Letsencrypt on 14.2 up-to-date stable?  I haven't used current
> since the '00s.

I see that you got it working later - great!  I think it's also nice to 
know that there are alternative ACME clients that do not rely on Python. 
One such is "dehydrated", which is implemented in Bash.

There's even a SlackBuild:


I'm not sure if the official documentation has improved any since I 
first used it. If not, I wrote up a how-to guide (with emphasis on 
Slackware) which might be helpful if anyone wants to try it:


(I recently updated dehydrated and implemented it using my own guide, so 
it all still works.)

Awesome, I see now that there's no less than TWO shell script ACME 
clients on slackbuilds.org! I haven't personally tried this one:


-Dave Gauer

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