SSL certificate location in NEXTCLOUD-AIO docker for other images

Hello community

if anyone (like me) needs to find SSL certificates generated by nextcloud-aio installation for other usage, there it is.

My need was to reuse nextcloud certificates for other docker images, like homeassistant (but not limited to it).
This as a temporary solution while implementing a reverse proxy architecture with Traefik that manages better the web entrypoints and redirections.

Nextcloud-aio stores the SSL certificates in apache docker, available in path

in this path you will have three files

  1. ← this is the public certificate file
  2. ← this is the private certificate file
  3. - ignore this

so copy file to homeassistant/config/certs/fullchain.pem file to homeassistant/config/certs/privkey.pem

NOTE: there is no need to manipulate source certificates, just renaming the extention will work for homeassistant, for other usage refer to specific configuration needs.

Hi, this is a bad solution. If you need to reuse the certificates, I would rather recommend to actually install a reverse proxy and configure AIO to run behind that. See all-in-one/ at main · nextcloud/all-in-one · GitHub

Additionally, based on the path /var/snap/docker/common/var-lib-docker you apparently installed docker via snap which is disrecommended by the docker maintainers afaik.

Thanks to point it out more, indeed I declared this as workaround (read it also as quick-and-dirty) while implementing a robust solution

about use of docker installed via snap, I just discovered the controversial reception of snap packages and will use the apt installation of docker :slight_smile:

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