📜 Create local self-signed certificate
06 Apr, 2020
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Use mkcert Jump to heading
Install Jump to heading
brew install mkcert
brew install nss
$ mkcert -install
Created a new local CA at "/Users/zander/Library/Application Support/mkcert" 💥
The local CA is now installed in the system trust store! ⚡️
The local CA is now installed in the Firefox trust store (requires browser restart)! 🦊
Run Jump to heading
mkcert localhost 127.0.0.1 ::1
$ mkcert localhost 127.0.0.1 ::1
Using the local CA at "/Users/zander/Library/Application Support/mkcert" ✨
Created a new certificate valid for the following names 📜
The certificate is at "./localhost+2.pem" and the key at "./localhost+2-key.pem" ✅
This will add the certificate and key into whichever directory you ran the script in
Use openssl Jump to heading
Run this then follow the instructions.
sudo openssl req -x509 -nodes -days 365 -newkey rsa:2048 -keyout ./server.key -out ./server.crt
This is not nearly as good as mkcert though.
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