ckeygen



CKEYGEN(1)                                                          CKEYGEN(1)




NAME

       ckeygen - connect to SSH servers


SYNOPSIS

       ckeygen  [-b  bits]  [-f  filename]  [-t  type]  [-C  comment]  [-N new
       passphrase] [-P old passphrase] [-l] [-p] [-q] [-y] ckeygen --help


DESCRIPTION

       The --help prints out a usage message to standard output.

       -b, --bits <bits>
              Number of bits in the key to create.

       -f, --filename <file name>
              Filename of the key file.

       -t, --type <type>
              Type of key (rsa or dsa).

       -C, --comment <comment>
              Provide a new comment.

       -N, --newpass <pass phrase>
              Provide new passphrase.

       -P, --pass <pass phrase>
              Provide old passphrase.

       -l, --fingerprint
              Show fingerprint of key file.

       -p, --changepass
              Change passphrase of private key file.

       -q, --quiet
              Be quiet.

       -y, --showpub
              Show public key.


DESCRIPTION

       Manipulate public/private keys in various  ways.   If  no  filename  is
       given, a file name will be requested interactively.


AUTHOR

       Written by Moshe Zadka, based on ckeygen’s help messages


REPORTING BUGS

       Report bugs to <twisted-python@twistedmatrix.com>.


COPYRIGHT

       Copyright © 2002 Matthew W. Lefkowitz
       This is free software; see the source for copying conditions.  There is
       NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR  A  PARTICULAR
       PURPOSE.


SEE ALSO

       ssh(1), conch(1)



                                 October 2002                       CKEYGEN(1)

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