CA Certificates

app-misc/ca-certificates


Current Maintainer(s):Daniel Robbins
Oleg Vinichenko
Source Repository:Repository:Gentoo Portage Tree


Summary: This package contains SSL certificates in PEM format that are used to validate the authenticity of remote systems, using the certificate authority system.

Use Flags

cacert
Include root certs from CAcert (http://www.cacert.org/) and Software in the Public Interest (http://www.spi-inc.org/)

News

Drobbins

IP Space Migration Continues

All Funtoo user containers in the 8.28 IP space will be moving into our new IP space (172.97) over the next few days. If you have DNS set up -- be sure to watch your container and update to the new IP! container.host.funtoo.org DNS will be updated after the move.
2015-08-27 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Funtoo Hosting IP Move

Funtoo user containers with IPs in the 72.18.x.x range will be gradually migrating to new IP addresses this week. If you have DNS entries for your containers, please be aware that your DNS will need to be updated.
2015-08-11 by Drobbins
Drobbins

New ARM Stages

New ARM Stages, built with a new toolchain, are now hitting mirrors. Existing ARM users should re-install using these stages (dated Aug 3, 2015 or later,) rather than upgrade using emerge.
2015-08-06 by Drobbins
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CA Certificates

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This ebuild installs a collection of SSL certificates that SSL-based applications can use to validate the authenticity of remote systems, using the certificate authority (CA) system. This works by "trusting" CA's, which in turn vouch for the authenticity of the remote systems.