Changes between Version 87 and Version 88 of flukes

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06/03/13 13:02:59 (6 years ago)
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ibaldin (IP: 152.54.9.21)
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    233233 * A private key and a certificate provided by BEN (a .key '''and''' a .crt file) 
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    235 This section explains how to convert these credentials for use with Flukes. It presumes you have one of the credentials described above. A Flukes keystore can contain multiple private key entries under different '''aliases'''. A user can select the key alias to be used for submitting a specific request at the time of the submission.  
     235This section explains how to convert these credentials for use with Flukes. It presumes you have one of the credentials described above.  
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     237We will need to create a 'Java keystore' that Flukes can understand that will include the credentials issued to you in the form of .key and .pem files.  
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     239Unlike the .pem file, a Java keystore can contain multiple private key entries under different '''aliases'''. A user can select the key alias to be used for submitting a specific request at the time of the submission.  
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    237241A note on storing the various files (.key, .pem, .p12, .jks): since these represent secrets belonging to you, it is best to store them in a single directory (e.g. $HOME/.ssl) that only you are allowed to read and write.