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Today I want to document setting a CA for my Globus project

The following work was done on "titan":


[globus@titan globus-4.0.2]$ export GLOBUS_LOCATION=/usr/local/globus-4.0.2
[globus@titan globus-4.0.2]$ $GLOBUS_LOCATION/setup/globus/setup-simple-ca

WARNING: GPT_LOCATION not set, assuming:
GPT_LOCATION=/usr/local/globus-4.0.2



C e r t i f i c a t e A u t h o r i t y S e t u p

This script will setup a Certificate Authority for signing Globus
users certificates. It will also generate a simple CA package
that can be distributed to the users of the CA.

The CA information about the certificates it distributes will
be kept in:

/home/globus/.globus/simpleCA/

ERROR: It looks like a CA has already been setup at this location.
Do you want to overwrite this CA? (y/n) [n]:y

The unique subject name for this CA is:

cn=Globus Simple CA, ou=simpleCA-titan, ou=GlobusTest, o=Grid

Do you want to keep this as the CA subject (y/n) [y]:

Enter the email of the CA (this is the email where certificate
requests will be sent to be signed by the CA):tel-zur@c…