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Cloudera Manager Agent Fails to Start on an Edge Node with "SSLError: bad decrypt" After Setting Up a CA Signed Certificate (Doc ID 2505429.1)

Last updated on APRIL 03, 2020

Applies to:

Big Data Appliance Integrated Software - Version 4.5.0 and later
Linux x86-64


After setting up a Certificate Authority (CA) signed certificate on a non-BDA edge which is part of a cluster the Cloudera Manager agent on the edge node fails to start.

The associated: /var/log/cloudera-scm-agent/cloudera-scm-agent.log shows a traceback like:

File "/usr/lib64/cmf/agent/build/env/lib/python2.6/site-packages/M2Crypto-0.21.1-py2.6-linux-x86_64.egg/M2Crypto/SSL/", line 101, in load_cert_chain m2.ssl_ctx_use_privkey(self.ctx, keyfile)
SSLError: bad decrypt



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