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How to prepare for, and install GoDaddy SSL certificate into GlassFish v3

Posted by kalali on March 1, 2010 at 1:03 AM PST

Here are steps showing you how to prepare and install a SSL certificate purchased from Godaddy into GlassFish v3 server. To learn more about Godaddy certificates and step to buy a certificate you need to take a look at After you understand what Godaddy offer and whether it suites your requirement you can use the following steps to get and install the certificate into GlassFish.

  • Generate a keypair for your server using the following command. This command will generate a keypair and store it into a keystore of type JKS. later on we will submit the public key portion and other details provided during the key generation to a CA to sing it for us.
  • keytool -keysize 2048 -genkey -alias -keyalg RSA -dname ",O=company,L=city,S=State,C=Countery" -keypass changeit -storepass changeit -keystore server.keystore