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Bug 1358783 - webadmin-cockpit-ui-plugin: Show instructions how to accept Cockpit's SSL certificate
Summary: webadmin-cockpit-ui-plugin: Show instructions how to accept Cockpit's SSL cer...
Alias: None
Product: ovirt-engine
Classification: oVirt
Component: Frontend.WebAdmin
Version: 4.0.2
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
medium vote
Target Milestone: ovirt-4.0.2
: 4.0.2
Assignee: Marek Libra
QA Contact: Pavel Novotny
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2016-07-21 13:03 UTC by Marek Libra
Modified: 2016-08-12 14:25 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: cockpit-ovirt-0.10.6-1.3.2.el7ev
Doc Type: Enhancement
Doc Text:
This update improves the error message received when Cockpit cannot be displayed in the Administration portal's Host's sub-tab. The error now includes SSL certificate information and a link to the Cockpit ping page.
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2016-08-12 14:25:48 UTC
oVirt Team: Virt
rule-engine: ovirt-4.0.z+
rule-engine: planning_ack+
michal.skrivanek: devel_ack+
lsvaty: testing_ack+

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
oVirt gerrit 61182 master MERGED ui-plugin: Print help to accept SSL certificate 2016-07-21 13:31:46 UTC
oVirt gerrit 61185 ovirt-4.0 MERGED ui-plugin: Print help to accept SSL certificate 2016-07-21 13:31:56 UTC

Description Marek Libra 2016-07-21 13:03:34 UTC
The Cockpit webadmin UI plugin shall guide user to accept SSL certificate when accessing the host's cockpit.

Comment 1 Pavel Novotny 2016-07-28 13:47:32 UTC
Verified in 

Text in the Cockpit sub-tab has been extended with the SSL certificate info and link to the cockpit /ping page:

Cockpit can't be accessed on this host. Please check the host if Cockpit

  - is installed
      - Try: sudo dnf install cockpit
  - service is enabled
      - Try:
      - sudo systemctl start cockpit.socket
      - sudo systemctl enable cockpit.socket
  - port is allowed on firewall
      - default TCP 9090
      - see plugin's "cockpit.json" configuration file
  - the host SSL certificate is accepted, try

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