Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1289441
[DOCS] Metrics Deployer Secrets to use own certificates
Last modified: 2016-09-29 22:17:42 EDT
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.
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:
Work in progress:
Will verify it while above PR is merged.
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
Content is now published: https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en/openshift-enterprise/3.2/single/installation-and-configuration/#metrics-using-secrets-byo-certs