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Command Reference

OceanStor 18000 and 18000F V5 Series V500R007

This document is applicable to OceanStor 18500 V5, 18800 V5, 18500F V5, and 18800F V5 storage systems. It describes hardware installation of those storage systems for helping you easily and quickly finish the installation.

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change ssl_certificate passphrase

change ssl_certificate passphrase


The change ssl_certificate passphrase command is used by customers to replace the private key encryption password of OceanStor DeviceManager.


change ssl_certificate passphrase [ cert_type=? ]





cert_type=? Service type of the certificate.

The value can be "device_management" or "smis_management", where:

  • "device_management": DeviceManager.
  • "smis_management": SMI-S.
The default value is "device_management".


Super administrator

Usage Guidelines

  • This command provides an interactive mode for entering passwords. When you are entering a password, it is displayed behind asterisks.
  • The password consists of 8 to 24 characters and is case-sensitive.
  • The password must contain special characters including ~ ! @ # $ % ^ & * ( ) - _ = + \ | [ { } ] ; : ' " , < . > / ? and spaces.
  • The password must meet password complexity requirements:
  • The password must contain lowercase character, uppercase character, and digits.
  • The password must be different from the user name and mirror writing of the user name.
  • One character must not appear for more than three times consecutively.
The digital certificates and private keys of all controllers must be replaced one by one.


Replace the private key encryption password of OceanStor DeviceManager.

admin:/>change ssl_certificate passphrase cert_type=device_management
DANGER: You are about to replace the private key encryption passphrase. This operation will cause DeviceManager automatically to restart, interrupting services.
Suggestion: Before running the command, confirm that you want to replace the private key encryption passphrase.
Have you read danger alert message carefully?(y/n)y
Are you sure you really want to perform the operation?(y/n)y
Old password:*********
Reenter password:*********
Command executed successfully.

System Response


Updated: 2020-01-17

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