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How to create snakeoil a certificate and a key for a given host in Ubuntu?

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First make sure that the ssl-cert package is installed:

sudo apt-get install ssl-cert

Then, try the command below.

sudo make-ssl-cert generate-default-snakeoil --force-overwrite

This will end up creating or overwriting the following files:

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