Generate a CSR for Marimba
To generate a CSR for Marimba follow the instructions below:
To request a certificate for a Marimba Transmitter, run Marimba's Certificate Manager Channel from a Marimba Tuner.
The Certificate Manager provides a certificate request wizard to help with the request process.
Click on the Request Button on the Certificate Manager GUI to start the wizard.
The first window of the wizard contains a check box for ordering trial certificates.
Note: Leave this box unchecked.
Click the Next button proceed with the ordering process.
The instructions will lead you through the following steps:
Step 1: Digital ID information
Enter the host name and company information for the Transmitter.
Step 2: Passwords
Enter a password for storing your certificate on your local disk, then click the Next button
Step 3: Key Generation
Enter the 256 key strokes required to generate a key pair then click the Next button
Note: A key length of 1024 bit is the default, but Thawte requires a minimum 2048 bit key.
Step 4: Choosing a Certificate Authority
Select the Thawte enrollment entry in the drop down menu then click the Next button.