openSSL certificate key's
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Thu Mar 18 01:15:42 PST 2004
On Thu, Mar 18, 2004 at 12:34:32AM +0100, albi wrote:
> On Thu, 18 Mar 2004 00:24:07 +0100
> Martijn <freeBSD at parel.demon.nl> wrote:
> > I was wondering if anyone could tell me how
> > I can generate my openSSL certificate key's.
> for apache ?
> e.g. in the apache13-modssl port you can try to use : make certificate
> for courier-imap, there are tools included to make a SSL-cert for
> pop3-ssl and imap-ssl
If you want to make a self-signed certificate, suitable for use with
apache, or sendmail or various other programs, there's a neat little
(barebones, no explanation) guide at:
You may need to edit newreq.pem to extract the private key from it --
which is pretty obvious how to do just from looking at the file.
NB. Verb. Sap. Some applications (*cough* Outlook *cough*) get upset
when the OU in the certificate is the same as the OU of your
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks
PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow
Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/attachments/20040318/755be39a/attachment.bin
More information about the freebsd-questions