Thursday, November 8, 2018
Remove "Warning: cant open config file:/usr/local/ss/openssl.cnf" message when running OpenSSL to generate a .CSR file
When generating a .csr file for a secure domain, user might encounter the error Warning: cant open config file:/usr/local/ss/openssl.cnf message when running OpenSSL after installation.
As long as this message is present when running OpenSSL, user will not be able to generate a .CSR file.
Here is a sample screenshot of the error:
The solution is to open the command prompt as Administrator or restart the computer. This should clear the error and proceed using open ssl without any errors.