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Quick SSL setup with xampp

January 23rd, 2007 3 comments

Assuming xampp is installed in /server folder.
Replace #domain.name# with the real domain name.
Assuming that folder /server/apache/bin/keys/#domain.name# exists.

1. Sertificate request:

In the Apache “bin” folder enter the following command:

Answer to the following questions:

Enter PEM pass phrase: passphrase
Verifying – Enter PEM pass phrase: passphrase
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Country Name (2 letter code) [AU]:US
State or Province Name (full name) [Some-State]:Califorina
Locality Name (eg, city) []: Los Angeles
Organization Name (eg, company) [Internet Widgits Pty Ltd]: #domain.name#
Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) []:Marketing
Common Name (eg, YOUR name) []:#domain.name#
Email Address []:email@domain.com

A challenge password []: leave blank
An optional company name []: leave blank

2. Receive signed certificate (crt) (2 files: your certificate and chain — sf_issuing.crt)

3. Remove passphrase from private key:

4. Copy 3 certificates to folder you’ll set up in apache ssl config file (e. g. /server/apache/conf/wmp/ssl/#domain.name#/ )

  • #domain.name#.key
  • #domain.name#.crt
  • sf_issuing.crt

5. Edit virtual ssl host:

SSL Apache config
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