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Bug#126586: ITP]: mozilla-ca-cert -- Mozilla builtin CA certificates' PEM files



At Thu, 27 Dec 2001 09:23:06 -0600,
Steve Langasek wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 27, 2001 at 05:30:35PM +0900, Fumitoshi UKAI wrote:
> 
> > Mozilla has several builtin CA certificate, but it can be useful only in 
> > mozilla for now.  It would be very useful for other OpenSSL enabled
> > applications, such as w3m-ssl.  This package will provides PEM files
> > generated from mozilla certdata.txt, install them to /etc/ssl/certs
> > and probably generate hash symlinks by using c_rehash(1).
> > So a package using openssl can use /etc/ssl/certs as CApath to verify
> > SSL peer certificate.
> 
> > What do you think about this package?  Does it make sense?
> > If mozilla maintainer or openssl maintainer is interested to provide this
> > package, I'd like to tell them how to build this package instead of 
> > building this by myself.
> 
> > Can we put this package in main?
> 
> Is there any chance of including in this package the CA used to sign the 
> SSL key for https://db.debian.org/? :)

Hmm, then it's better to change the package name.

BTW, cert key of https://db.debian.org/ is self signed, so that 
openssl complains as self signed certificate.

Regards,
Fumitoshi UKAI



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