Bug 1289441 - [DOCS] Metrics Deployer Secrets to use own certificates
[DOCS] Metrics Deployer Secrets to use own certificates
Product: OpenShift Container Platform
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Documentation (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ashley Hardin
Vikram Goyal
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Reported: 2015-12-08 01:43 EST by Jaspreet Kaur
Modified: 2016-09-29 22:17 EDT (History)
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Description Jaspreet Kaur 2015-12-08 01:43:10 EST
Document URL:  https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en/openshift-enterprise/version-3.1/installation-and-configuration/#metrics-deployer-secrets

Section Number and Name: 16.5.1. Metrics Deployer Secrets

Describe the issue: There is a mention of providing customer certs but there isn't any mention of what of certs are valid. What should be the CNAME for this certificates.

Suggestions for improvement: Please mention how can we configure custom certs for enabling metrics. What all things should be taken care.

 Also, how can we update  the url used by Heapster to connect to Hawkular Metrics.

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Comment 1 Ryan Howe 2016-06-15 17:24:54 EDT
I believe this would be best if we outline better that we structure the docs in a fashion that recommends deploying metrics using internal certs and then using re-encrypting route to provide your own certs. 

Then we add this step at the bottom showing how to provide your custom certs to a secret and then redeploying the metrics template.  

Providing Your Own Certificates


In the 3.1+ docs we say what names the certs should have. 
At least 2 names need to be in the cert:

Comment 2 Ashley Hardin 2016-08-02 14:57:00 EDT
Work in progress:
Comment 3 chunchen 2016-08-21 22:12:34 EDT
Will verify it while above PR is merged.
Comment 4 openshift-github-bot 2016-08-22 07:02:37 EDT
Commits pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs

Bug 1289441, added clarifying details within Providing Your Own Certificates

Merge pull request #2598 from ahardin-rh/metrics-deployer-secrets

Bug 1289441, added clarifying details in Providing Your Own Certificates

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