KB - Where does the root cert go on *NIX?

Distribution Location
RedHat/CentOS 6+
  • Copy the certificate to /etc/pki/ca-trust/source/anchors and run update-ca-trust.  If you get a message stating "The dynamic CA configuration feature is in the disabled state", then you will need to run update-ca-trust enable  first.

RedHat/CentOS 5
  • Manually append the certificate (in PEM format) to /etc/pki/tls/certs/ca-bundle.crt
  • Copy the certificate into /etc/ssl/certs (with ".pem" extension) and run update-ca-certificates
  • Copy the certificate into /usr/share/ca-certificates/extra (with ".crt" extension) and run the command  dpkg-reconfigure ca-certificates
  • Copy the certificate into /var/ssl/certs
  • Copy the certificate into  /opt/openssl/certs
  • Copy the certificate into /etc/certs

Self signed certificates are not supported. If you have a self signed certificate, you will need to add "DisableSSLVerify":true in your settings.json file.