Create CSR on Linux
First generate a CSR for your domain. The key for ssl certificate is stored in the server.key file.openssl req -new -newkey rsa:2048 -nodes -keyout server.key -out server.csr
Country Name (
letter code) [AU]:US
State or Province Name (full name) [Some-State]:
Locality Name (eg, city) :
Organization Name (eg, company) [Internet Widgits Pty Ltd]:
Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) :
Common Name (e.g. server FQDN or YOUR name) :filecloud.yourdomain.com or *.yourdomain.com
Email Address :
Please enter the following
to be sent with your certificate request
A challenge password :
An optional company name :
- Submit the CSR to your SSL provider. They will verify and then issue a SSL certificate in a .crt file.
After you get the SSL certificate, you can install it on your FileCloud installation by following the instructions.