I can't really tell the difference between and . There are some minor technical differences, like in PKIX, a CA requires basicConstraints=critical,CA:TRUE. But I'm not sure the technical minutiae warrants a separate tag.

Perhaps these should be merged into the most obvious one, and then make the unneeded one a synonym for the one that is selected. I would suggest using , and making a synonym.

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    Sounds like both should be merged into some other tag. Apr 19, 2015 at 11:06
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    Such as "trusted-certificates"? There's nothing inherently unique about a "root" certificate. It just happens to be at the root.
    – Gordon
    Apr 29, 2015 at 19:34
  • Or maybe just "certificates"? Trusted certificates are just trusted "certificates".
    – Jet
    May 2, 2015 at 21:13


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