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Old 09-02-2009, 01:43 AM   #1
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genkey vs openssl


Hi guyz,
whats the diffennce between using genkey vs openssl to generate the csr??
 
Old 09-30-2009, 09:26 PM   #2
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Long time, no answer. Did you work it out yourself? Perhaps a bit more detail would evoke an answer.

Googling "linux man genkey" (at the moment I just have access to BSD and Solaris man pages) turns up -- http://linux.die.net/man/1/genkey, and it looks as though it is an interactive interface to openssl. Don't quote me on that.

When I work with certs, I typically either look at my own notes or refer to this howto -- http://sial.org/howto/openssl/.
 
  


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