Posted by kalali
on March 1, 2010 at 1:03 AM PST
This blog shows steps to create a CSR (certificate signing request) send it to godaddy to get it signed and finally how to install it in GlassFish application server.
Here are steps showing you how to prepare and install a SSL certificate purchased from Godaddy into GlassFish v3 server. To learn more about Godaddy certificates and step to buy a certificate you need to take a look at http://www.godaddy.com/ssl/ssl-certificates.aspx?app_hdr= . After you understand what Godaddy offer and whether it suites your requirement you can use the following steps to get and install the certificate into GlassFish.
- Generate a keypair for your server using the following command. This command will generate a keypair and store it into a keystore of type JKS . later on we will submit the public key portion and other details provided during the key generation to a CA to sing it for us.
keytool -keysize 2048 -genkey -alias wwww.domain.com -keyalg RSA -dname "CN=wwww.domain.com,O=company,L=city,S=State,C=Countery" -keypass changeit -storepass changeit -keystore server.keystore