[openssl-users] EDDSA certificates
rgm at htt-consult.com
Tue Aug 8 15:25:57 UTC 2017
Ah, thanks for the explanation Rich.
On 08/08/2017 11:19 AM, Salz, Rich via openssl-users wrote:
> We don't add features to released versions, just bug-fixes. Ladar has posted a patch for 1.0.2 for those do-it-yourselfers who are so inclined.
> The 'master' branch, which will become 1.1.1 at some point, can do it:
> ; sh /tmp/x
> Generating a 2048 bit ED25519 private key
Wait, 2048 bit ED25519 key?????
> writing new private key to '/tmp/key.key'
> ; cat /tmp/x
> ./apps/openssl req -new -outform PEM -out /tmp/cert.crt -newkey \
> ed25519 -nodes -keyout /tmp/key.key -keyform PEM -days \
> 3650 -x509 -extensions v3_req -subj \
So I guess the question for me is will it make it into Fedora 27....
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