Problems with certtool, version 1.2.10. Libgnutls 1.2.10

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at
Mon Mar 10 13:01:47 CET 2008

armin gräfe wrote:
> Hi there,
> Sorry for bothering you, I didn't find meaningful information about the little issue I have using certtool.
>  I run a SLES10 (x86) and the command line that I entered was
> certtool --generate-self-signed --load-privkey ca-key.pem --outfile ca-cert.pem
> (as seen on )
> Now the tool keeps telling me
> The certificate will expire in (days): 1000
> Trailing garbage ignored: `
> '
> no matter what I enter (using either a GNOME terminal or a remote puTTY session).
> Can you give me a hint?

Check with your OS support for the problem you have in your console. 
Check also the
to use certtool configuration file (so you avoid console).


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