How-to Enable Apache SSL Secure Connection on Linux Mint 16 Petra Easy Guide

May 20, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Enable Apache 2 SSL for Linux Mint 16 Petra

The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Enable SSL Secure Connection Port 443 for Linux Mint 16 Petra i386/amd64.

And the Linux Mint Apache SSL Enabling Procedure Described is the Easiest one to Quick-Start with Apache SSl on a Development Environment.

Inside the Guide to Enabling SSL Apache Connection Linux Mint You will find Link to How-to Generate and SetUp a Valid SSL Signed Certificate for FREE on Linux Mint Server/Desktop.

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  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Open Terminal
  2. Enabling Apache SSL

    sudo a2enmod ssl
    sudo a2ensite default-ssl
    sudo service apache2 reload
  3. Review the Apache Default SSL Configuration for localhost

    cat /etc/apache2/sites-available/default-ssl.conf

    How-to Generate a Free SSL Signed Certificate:

    Create SSL Signed Certificate for FREE
  4. After You can Test Access the Domain over SSL

    For a Server (Example):

    For a Desktop:


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