Here is a good article that explains how to create SSL certificates that are applicable to several domain names.

http://www.hsc.fr/ressources/breves/ssl_virtualhosts.html.fr

Unfortunately it’s in French ;) I need to look at it anyway so I’ll translate the parts I used to do that. For now, consider this port a bookmark for brain-challenged rabbits.

Otherwise, creating a self-signed certificate + key goes: ~~~ openssl req -nodes -x509 -new -out cert -pubkey ~~~