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OpenVPN example of build-key

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Example of creating a client key for OpenVPN. Please come up with more creative names than "client0" :)

belial:~/2.0# ./build-key client0
Generating a 2048 bit RSA private key
writing new private key to 'client0.key'
You are about to be asked to enter information that will be incorporated
into your certificate request.
What you are about to enter is what is called a Distinguished Name or a DN.
There are quite a few fields but you can leave some blank
For some fields there will be a default value,
If you enter '.', the field will be left blank.
Country Name (2 letter code) [ZZ]:
State or Province Name (full name) [ZZ]:
Locality Name (eg, city) [Internets]:
Organization Name (eg, company) [Killer Clowns from Outer Space]:
Organizational Unit Name (eg, section) []:
Common Name (eg, your name or your server's hostname) [client0]:
Email Address [do@not.mail.me]:

Please enter the following 'extra' attributes
to be sent with your certificate request
A challenge password []:
An optional company name []:
Using configuration from /root/2.0/openssl.cnf
Check that the request matches the signature
Signature ok
The Subject's Distinguished Name is as follows
countryName           :PRINTABLE:'ZZ'
stateOrProvinceName   :PRINTABLE:'ZZ'
localityName          :PRINTABLE:'Internets'
organizationName      :PRINTABLE:'Killer Clowns from Outer Space'
commonName            :PRINTABLE:'client0'
emailAddress          :IA5STRING:'do@not.mail.me'
Certificate is to be certified until Dec 23 22:31:58 2019 GMT (3650 days)
Sign the certificate? [y/n]:y

1 out of 1 certificate requests certified, commit? [y/n]y
Write out database with 1 new entries
Data Base Updated
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