Question/ understanding

Support forum for Easy-RSA certificate management suite.
Post Reply
nephilim75
OpenVPN User
Posts: 11
Joined: Mon May 16, 2016 1:29 pm

Question/ understanding

Post by nephilim75 » Thu Jun 02, 2016 5:59 pm

Hello

I just need a clearification and I hope you assist me with this.

What is the difference between:

Code: Select all

./pkitool --initca
and this:

Code: Select all

./build-ca OpenVPN
To me it looks like both of the commands creating ca.crt and ca.key in /etc/openvpn/easy-rsa/keys. And do these commands depend on each other?

Kind regards
//nephilim

User avatar
TinCanTech
OpenVPN Protagonist
Posts: 2995
Joined: Fri Jun 03, 2016 1:17 pm

Re: Question/ understanding

Post by TinCanTech » Fri Jun 03, 2016 4:42 pm

easy-rsa-2.2.2 / build-ca :

Code: Select all

"$EASY_RSA/pkitool" --interact --initca $*
they are the same thing ... :roll:

Post Reply