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4 Security : 4.3 sslutils

sslutils is a Postgres extension that provides SSL certificate generation functions to Advanced Server for use by the EDB Postgres Enterprise Manager server. sslutils is installed by the Advanced Server RPM Meta Installer and the Advanced Server graphical installer.
The sslutils package provides the functions shown in the following sections.
In these sections, each parameter in the function’s parameter list is described by parameter n under the Parameters subsection where n refers to the nth ordinal position (for example, first, second, third, etc.) within the function’s parameter list.
The openssl_rsa_generate_key function generates an RSA private key. The function signature is:
openssl_rsa_generate_key(integer) RETURNS text
The openssl_rsa_key_to_csr function generates a certificate signing request (CSR). The signature is:
openssl_rsa_key_to_csr(text, text, text, text, text, text, text) RETURNS text
The common name (e.g., agentN) of the agent that will use the signing request.
The openssl_csr_to_crt function generates a self-signed certificate or a certificate authority certificate. The signature is:
openssl_csr_to_crt(text, text, text) RETURNS text
The path to the certificate authority certificate, or NULL if generating a certificate authority certificate.
The openssl_rsa_generate_crl function generates a default certificate revocation list. The signature is:
openssl_rsa_generate_crl(text, text) RETURNS text

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