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RE: [PATCHES] RE: SSL Connections [doc PATCH]

From: Magnus Hagander <mha(at)sollentuna(dot)net>
To: "'Bruce Momjian'" <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
Cc: PostgreSQL-development <pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>, PostgreSQL-documentation <pgsql-docs(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>
Subject: RE: [PATCHES] RE: SSL Connections [doc PATCH]
Date: 2001-01-24 15:08:39
Message-ID: 215896B6B5E1CF11BC5600805FFEA8210480167B@sirius.edu.sollentuna.se (view raw or flat)
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That would probably be good, yes :-)

You shuold then change:
mv privkey.pem cert.pem.pw
openssl rsa -in cert.pem.pw -out cert.pem

to
openssl rsa -in privkey.pem -out cert.pem

(Sorry, don't have access to the SGML source now, so I can't give you a
patch)

//Magnus

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bruce Momjian [mailto:pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us]
> Sent: den 24 januari 2001 16:03
> To: Magnus Hagander
> Cc: PostgreSQL-development; PostgreSQL-documentation
> Subject: Re: [PATCHES] RE: SSL Connections [doc PATCH]
> 
> 
> 
> But shouldn't we remove it to make it clearer?
> 
> > Needs fixing - no. The current version *works*.
> > The fix would remove one unnecessary step from it, but it 
> still *works* in
> > it's current state.
> > 
> > Sorry about this - I've missed looking at it.
> > 
> > //Magnus
> > 
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Bruce Momjian [mailto:pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us]
> > > Sent: den 24 januari 2001 15:47
> > > To: Magnus Hagander
> > > Cc: PostgreSQL-development; PostgreSQL-documentation
> > > Subject: Re: [PATCHES] RE: SSL Connections [doc PATCH]
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > Again, is this something that needs fixing?  Just a YES 
> or NO is all I
> > > need.
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > > It looks Ok, but it has one unnecessary step. There is no 
> > > need to do the "mv
> > > > privkey.pem cert.pem.pw" if you just use "privkey.pem" in 
> > > the following
> > > > openssl command (e.g. openssl rsa -in privkey.pem -out 
> cert.pem".
> > > > But there is nothing wrong with it as it is now, as far as 
> > > I can see.
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > //Magnus
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > From: Bruce Momjian [mailto:pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us]
> > > > > Sent: den 21 december 2000 20:15
> > > > > To: Magnus Hagander
> > > > > Cc: 'Matthew Kirkwood'; 'pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org'
> > > > > Subject: Re: [PATCHES] RE: SSL Connections [doc PATCH]
> > > > > 
> > > > > 
> > > > > I have applied an earlier patch to this file for SSL.  
> > > Could you check
> > > > > the current tree and see how you like it?
> > > > > 
> > > > > 
> > > > > > Thanks for that one!
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Here is a patch to update the documentation based on this - 
> > > > > this should make
> > > > > > it less dependant on the version of OpenSSL used.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > //Magnus
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > > > From: Matthew Kirkwood [mailto:matthew(at)hairy(dot)beasts(dot)org]
> > > > > > > Sent: den 21 december 2000 16:49
> > > > > > > To: Oliver Elphick
> > > > > > > Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
> > > > > > > Subject: Re: [HACKERS] SSL Connections
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > On Wed, 20 Dec 2000, Oliver Elphick wrote:
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > > To create a quick self-signed certificate, use the 
> > > CA.pl script
> > > > > > > > included in OpenSSL:
> > > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > > CA.pl -newcert
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > Or you can do it manually:
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > openssl req -new -text -out cert.req (you will 
> have to enter 
> > > > > > > a password)
> > > > > > > mv privkey.pem cert.pem.pw
> > > > > > > openssl rsa -in cert.pem.pw -out cert.pem  (this removes 
> > > > > the password)
> > > > > > > openssl req -x509 -in cert.req -text -key cert.pem 
> > > -out cert.cert
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > Matthew.
> > > > > > > 
> > > > > > 
> > > > > 
> > > > > [ Attachment, skipping... ]
> > > > > 
> > > > > 
> > > > > -- 
> > > > >   Bruce Momjian                        |  
http://candle.pha.pa.us
> > > >   pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us               |  (610) 853-3000
> > > >   +  If your life is a hard drive,     |  830 Blythe Avenue
> > > >   +  Christ can be your backup.        |  Drexel Hill, 
> > > > Pennsylvania 19026
> > > > 
> > > 
> > 
> > 
> > -- 
> >   Bruce Momjian                        |  http://candle.pha.pa.us
> >   pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us               |  (610) 853-3000
> >   +  If your life is a hard drive,     |  830 Blythe Avenue
> >   +  Christ can be your backup.        |  Drexel Hill, 
> > Pennsylvania 19026
> > 
> 


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  pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us               |  (610) 853-3000
  +  If your life is a hard drive,     |  830 Blythe Avenue
  +  Christ can be your backup.        |  Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania 19026

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