[Cryptech Tech] Generating keys on alpha using pkcs11-tool

Linus Nordberg linus at nordberg.se
Tue Nov 22 10:52:31 UTC 2016

Rob Austein <sra at hactrn.net> wrote
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 01:21:43 -0500:

>> > From your description, though, it may be something as simple as the
>> > SQL database not being writable by the user account that's running
>> > this test, so I'd check for that first.
>> FWIW, I do get a p11.db written. From what I can see it's empty though:
> Do you know for sure that it was created by this test run and that
> it's the file this test was trying to use?  "lsof" might be your
> friend here.  Check file permissions on the database too, and the
> magic environment variable that overrides the default location of the
> SQL database.


> If none of that works, and you really want to debug the old code, it's
> time for gdb: you'll probably want to put a breakpoint at
> C_GenerateKeyPair() then step through to see what's happening.

OK, thanks.

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