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NAME

       update-ca-certificates - update /etc/ssl/certs and certificates.crt

SYNOPSIS

       update-ca-certificates [options]

DESCRIPTION

       This manual page documents briefly the update-ca-certificates commands.
       This manual page was written for the Debian distribution.

       update-ca-certificates  is  a  program  that   updates   /etc/ssl/certs
       directory  to hold SSL certificates and generates certificates.crt that
       is single-file version of CA certificates.

       It reads /etc/ca-certificates.conf file. Each lines  list  pathname  of
       activated CA certificates under /usr/share/ca-certificates.  Lines that
       begin with "#" is comment line.  Lines that begin with "!" is deselect,
       deactivation of the CA certificates.

OPTIONS

       A summary of options is included below.

       -h, --help
              Show summary of options.

       -v, --verbose
              Be verbose. Output c_rehash.

       -f, --fresh
              Fresh updates.  Remove symlinks in /etc/ssl/certs directory.

FILES

       /etc/ca-certificates.conf
              A configuration file.

       /etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt
              A  single-file  version  of  CA  certificates.  This hold all CA
              certificates that you activated in /etc/ca-certificates.conf.

       /usr/share/ca-certificates
              Directory of CA certificates.

SEE ALSO

       c_rehash(1),

AUTHOR

       This manual page was written by Fumitoshi UKAI <ukai@debian.or.jp>, for
       the Debian project (but may be used by others).

                                 20 April 2003       UPDATE-CA-CERTIFICATES(8)