Generating EC keys with certtool

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos nmav at
Thu Nov 10 20:10:30 CET 2011

On 11/10/2011 07:29 PM, Fabrice Gautier wrote:

>> Hello,
>>  Printing the key information is deliberate, and also deliberate it is
>> sent to stdout. What is the issue that you have with openssl?
> I'm generating a key with gnutls, then generating a CSR and cert with openssl.
> The reason I mix-n-match gnutls/openssl is that gnutls does not parse
> EC key generated by openssl properly, as I reported before. It looks
> like openssl has some trouble with gnutls EC key somehow, although I'm
> kind of baffled at the moment, because I'm pretty sure it used to work
> at some point...

Why not generate the certificate request with certtool as well?

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