[openssl-users] Cant seem to get prompt no to work
rgm at htt-consult.com
Thu Aug 17 20:40:04 UTC 2017
On 08/17/2017 04:17 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> On 08/17/2017 04:09 PM, Salz, Rich wrote:
>> Use the –batch flag to avoid all prompting
> I commented out the prompt line and tried again:
> openssl req -config openssl-root.cnf -key private/ca.key.pem \
> > -new -x509 -days 7300 -sha256 -batch -extensions v3_ca -out
> Enter pass phrase for private/ca.key.pem:
> error, no objects specified in config file
> problems making Certificate Request
> Is it not liking the use of ENV for the DN objects? It worked for
> declare -x adminemail="postmaster at htt-consult.com"
> declare -x commonName="Root CA"
> declare -x countryName="US"
> declare -x dir="/root/ca"
> declare -x localityName="Oak Park"
> declare -x organizationName="HTT Consulting"
> declare -x organizationalUnitName=""
> declare -x stateOrProvinceName="MI"
> [ req_distinguished_name ]
> # See <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Certificate_signing_request>.
> countryName = $ENV::countryName
> stateOrProvinceName = $ENV::stateOrProvinceName
> localityName = $ENV::localityName
> 0.organizationName = $ENV::organizationName
> organizationalUnitName = $ENV::organizationalUnitName
> commonName = $ENV::commonName
I don't think it is the use of $ENV, as the following in cnf got the
countryName = US
stateOrProvinceName = MI
localityName = "Oak Park"
0.organizationName = "HTT Consulting"
commonName = "Root CA"
I have removed the _default entries....
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