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 From:  Stefan Frank <Mono dot General at RootServices dot Biz>
 To:  troy at twisted dot net, MonoWall-General List <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: x.509 certificate and RSA key specific instructions for M0n0wall
 Date:  Mon, 20 Mar 2006 06:30:11 +0100
Hello,

It is explained on http://www.m0n0.ch/wall/notes.php near
the end of this page. Copy/paste the complete contents. I
had to include the first and last line too.

-- 
Best regards,
Stefan Frank

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http://M0n0WaLL.RootServices.Biz



Troy schrieb:
> I recently built a m0n0wall server and was looking to enable the certs. I
> built some self signed certificates in what I thought was the right format
> (RSA private key in PEM, x.509 in PEM) but apparently not because when I
> pasted them in, the box would no longer function and I couldn't log in
> through the PHP front end.  I had to do a complete reset of the config to
> get back in. 
>
> Does anyone have the specific steps for how to create the certs in the
> format that M0n0wall likes?  I also wasn't sure if I should paste in the
> cert with the parts at the beginning like:
>
> -----BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY-----
> Proc-Type: 4,ENCRYPTED
> DEK-Info: DES-EDE3-CBC,0955AB8F4E5F4BC
>
> I think having these instructions in the m0n0wall handbook would really
> help people due to the fact if you sign it wrong - there isn't a
> checker/validator and you can completely lock yourself out other than
> going in through the console.
>
> I don't want to go through that a second time - was hoping someone had the
> specific commands to create the right cert/key and what specifically to
> paste into the PHP windows so it works.
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Troy
>