Attempt to configure apache on freebsd with a self signed certificate:
Apache/2.0.50 (Unix) PHP/5.0.0 mod_ssl/2.0.50 OpenSSL/0.9.7c
Results:Code:# openssl genrsa -des -out ca.key 1024 # openssl req -new -x509 -days 365 -key ca.key -out ca.crt SSLCertificateFile /path/to/this/server.crt SSLCertificateKeyFile /path/to/this/server.key root@presto:/usr/local/apache2/bin> ./apachectl startssl Apache/2.0.50 mod_ssl/2.0.50 (Pass Phrase Dialog) Some of your private key files are encrypted for security reasons. In order to read them you have to provide us with the pass phrases. Server secure.presto:443 (RSA) Enter pass phrase: Ok: Pass Phrase Dialog successful.
Surf to: https://secure.presto
-the lock appears
-the page seems to be constantly loading even though it's a 1 line .html file,
-nothing is displayed
-click on the lock, from IE: 'this type of document does not have a security certificate'
-browsing the page from netscape/mozilla: 'connection refused'