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From Saqib Ali <sa...@seagate.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] Server Cert Question.
Date Tue, 07 Oct 2003 15:14:06 GMT
and the Certificate Chain file is is a concatination of all of public keys for all the CAs
up to the root

You can use the SSLCertificateChainFile  to point to this file.

Saqib Ali
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http://www.xml-dev.com

On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, Saqib Ali wrote:

> When you receive a Digital Certificate from a CA, they have an extension
> of .crt , that is your Certificate File
>
> Certificate Key File is your Private Key. This is one Private Key that you
> generated while creating a Certificate Signing Request.
>
> You can verify if you Digital Certificate (from entrust) is valid or not
> by using:
> # openssl verify <filename>.crt
>
> or if you want to look at the contents of the certificate:
> # openssl x509 -text -in <filename>.crt
>
> I would start by looking at the output of the above 2 commands.
> Note: You CN (common name) frm the output of the 2nd command should match
> the domain name (FQDN) of the server where you are trying to install the
> certificate.
>
>
> Saqib Ali
> ---------
> http://www.xml-dev.com
>
> On Mon, 6 Oct 2003, Mike Diehl (Encrypted email prefer red) wrote:
>
> > All,
> >
> > I seem to be having some terminology problems here and I hope you can help me.
> >
> > The company I work for has issued me an entrust-signed certificate for my new
> > SSL-enabled Apache server.
> >
> > However, my Apache configuration is looking for a Certificate file and a
> > Certificate key file.
> >
> > I've been provided with a Server Certificate and a Chain Certificate.
> >
> > So, I'm clueless as to how to continue.  I've never set up an SSL server
> > before....
> >
> > Hope someone can help me.
> >
> > Mike
> >
> >
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