Temporarily start IdM CA with BasicAuth

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Renew expired certificates in IdM CA without rewinding the clock
  • Start IdM CA when the subsystemCert has expired
  • pki-tomcatd fails to start, and ipactl status shows:

    pki-tomcatd Service: STOPPED
  • Assumes the only problem that causes the CA to fail is an expired subsystemCert


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7 and later
  • Red Hat Identity Management (IdM) 4 and later

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