Subject: Re: OpenSSL - errors creating certificate.
To: None <>
From: Nate Hill <>
List: tech-crypto
Date: 07/02/2003 23:04:36
On Wednesday July 2 2003 22:47, Nate Hill wrote:
> Okay, while trying to setup mod_ssl at 06:00 at night...
> I found this command via google and it looks sane:
> openssl req -new -x509 -days 365 -key server.key -out server.crt
> I used the previous command in how-to and succesfully created a key
> however, I get strange errors when trying the previoud command.  Errors are
> attached do to word-wrapping.

Please excuse this extremely rushed question. Was fixed by copying 
/usr/share/examples/openssl/openssl.cnf to /etc/openssl/openssl.cnf.  Wow, 
it's late.  Oh well, nice sunrise.

Nate Hill <>