./security/erlang-pkix, PKIX certificates management library for Erlang

[ CVSweb ] [ Homepage ] [ RSS ] [ Required by ] [ Add to tracker ]


Branch: CURRENT, Version: 1.0.7, Package name: erlang-pkix-1.0.7, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

The idea of the library is to simplify certificates configuration in Erlang
programs. Typically an Erlang program which needs certificates (for HTTPS/
MQTT/XMPP/etc) provides a bunch of options such as certfile, chainfile,
privkey, etc. The situation becomes even more complicated when a server
supports so called virtual domains because a program is typically required to
match a virtual domain with its certificate. If a user has plenty of virtual
domains it's quickly becoming a nightmare for them to configure all this. The
complexity also leads to errors: a single configuration mistake and a program
generates obscure log messages, unreadable Erlang tracebacks or, even worse,
just silently ignores the errors. Fortunately, the large part of certificates
configuration can be automated, reducing a user configuration to something as
simple as:

certfiles:

- /etc/letsencrypt/live/*/*.pem

The purpose of this library is to do this dirty job under the hood.


Master sites:

SHA1: 50745ed745552199b0d44bfa5ce65ccff289ce61
RMD160: 1974d745059fe6d758b1bcf81f45c3415ac9e130
Filesize: 402.365 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2021-01-16 20:58:30 by =?UTF-8?B?RnLDqWTDqXJpYyBGYXViZXJ0ZWF1?= | Files touched by this commit (4)
Log message:
erlang-pkix: Add version 1.0.7

erlang-pkix is a certificates management library for Erlang. It is a
dependency for the last release of chat/ejabberd.