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Generating a Certificate Signing Request or CSR Topics

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CSR for IBM®-Lotus Domino Go 4.6.2.6+

Instructions for generating a CSR for IBM®-Lotus Domino Go 4.6.2.6+

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 https://securearea.example-name.com, then your CSR's server common name must be securearea.example-name.com

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