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CSR Generation: Lotus Domino Go

IBM-Lotus Domino Go CSR Creation

Start the MKKF utility by typing mkkf at the command prompt The system displays a menu page

Note: The MKKF utility places the keyring file in the current directory unless otherwise specified

  • Select N to create a new key ring file
  • After you type in a key ring file name, the next menu screen will come up
  • Select W to work with keys and certificates
  • Select C to create a new key and certificate request.
  • Type a password when prompted
  • Select P to choose PKCS#10 certificate request format at the next menu.
  • Select M to modify the certificate request fields at the next menu.

Note: The following characters can not be accepted: < > ~ ! @ # $ % ^ * / \ ( ) ?&

  • Country Name - The two-letter ISO abbreviation for your country
  • State or Province Name - The state or province where your organization is located. Note: Do not use abbreviations
  • City or Locality - The city where your organization is located
  • Organization Name - The exact legal name of your organization
  • Organizational Unit - Optional for additional organizational information
  • Common Name - The fully qualified domain name for your web server

Note: You will get a certificate name check warning if this is not an exact match
If you intend to secure the URL, then your CSR's server common name must be

Server Admin.'s email address - Your email address

Select R to create the key and certificate request
After the key and certificate request are created, select X to exit from MKKF utility
Save the changes to the key-ring file

Make a backup copy of your keyring file and store it in a safe place

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