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FAQ on creating certificates for every language

From: Henry Story <henry.story@bblfish.net>
Date: Thu, 7 Apr 2011 17:38:09 +0200
Cc: Mo McRoberts <Mo.McRoberts@bbc.co.uk>
Message-Id: <648E549C-8BB6-4BCF-A61E-E6868B4DE000@bblfish.net>
To: WebID XG <public-xg-webid@w3.org>
Can we put together a FAQ for how to create a client certificate with a WebId for every language? It is not quite so easy thing to do as it may seem. This could go up initially on the esw wiki, perhaps here

Here is the code I use for creating Java certificates


This is part of the ssl.keygen libs 

which are used for example by 


I think we could then also create a service where people can drop certificates and we can just check if the certificate is well formed. (is it a client certificate, does it have the right extensions set, ...)

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