[ILUG] [Slightly OT] Setting up a certificate authority
ilug at tracking.wunsch.org
Tue Sep 12 20:35:01 IST 2000
On Tue, 12-Sep-2000 at 12:24:46 +0100, John Mc Donald wrote:
> My question is, is there any way to get Netscape to trust a particular
> CA? The version I'm using is 4.7. If the answer is no, does anyone know
Yes. Feed the CA certificate (probably a .crt file) to Netscape from a web
server, with the content type application/x-x509-ca-cert. Netscape will
pop up a window and walk you through the process of accepting it as a
For example, you can go to <http://www.wunsch.org/scott.crt> to accept me
as a certificate authority ;-).
... Just painted my toenails. Now my socks won't come off.
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