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    mkcert
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    1.5.1 • Public • Published

    Create self signed tls certificates without OpenSSL.

    Install

    npm install -g mkcert
    

    CLI

    Create a Certificate Authority

    $ mkcert create-ca --help
    
      Usage: create-ca [options]
    
      Options:
        --organization [value]  Organization name (default: "Test CA")
        --country-code [value]  Country code (default: "US")
        --state [value]         State name (default: "California")
        --locality [value]      Locality address (default: "San Francisco")
        --validity [days]       Validity in days (default: 365)
        --key [file]            Output key (default: "ca.key")
        --cert [file]           Output certificate (default: "ca.crt")
        -h, --help              output usage information
    

    Create a Certificate

    $ mkcert create-cert --help
    
      Usage: create-cert [options]
    
      Options:
        --ca-key [file]     CA private key (default: "ca.key")
        --ca-cert [file]    CA certificate (default: "ca.crt")
        --validity [days]   Validity in days (default: 365)
        --key [file]        Output key (default: "cert.key")
        --cert [file]       Output certificate (default: "cert.crt")
        --domains [values]  Comma separated list of domains/ip addresses (default: "localhost,127.0.0.1")
        -h, --help          output usage information
    

    API

    const mkcert = require('mkcert');
    
    // create a certificate authority
    const ca = await mkcert.createCA({
      organization: 'Hello CA',
      countryCode: 'NP',
      state: 'Bagmati',
      locality: 'Kathmandu',
      validityDays: 365
    });
    
    // then create a tls certificate
    const cert = await mkcert.createCert({
      domains: ['127.0.0.1', 'localhost'],
      validityDays: 365,
      caKey: ca.key,
      caCert: ca.cert
    });
    
    console.log(cert.key, cert.cert); // certificate info
    console.log(`${cert.cert}\n${ca.cert}`); // create a full chain certificate by merging CA and domain certificates

    Install

    npm i mkcert

    DownloadsWeekly Downloads

    17,860

    Version

    1.5.1

    License

    MIT

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    10.5 kB

    Total Files

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