jose-jws-fmt man page

jose-jws-fmt ā€” Converts a JWS between serialization formats

Synopsis

jose jws fmt -i JWS [-I PAY] [-o JWS] [-O PAY] [-c]

Overview

The jose jws fmt command converts a JWS into alternative serialization formats. For example, it can:

  1. Attach payload to a detached JWS.
  2. Detach payload from a JWS.
  3. Convert JWS Compact Serialization to JWS JSON Serialization.
  4. Convert JWS JSON Serialization to JWS Compact Serialization.

Options

-i JSON, --input=JSON

Parse JWS from JSON

-i FILE, --input=FILE

Read JWS from FILE

-i -, --input=-

Read JWS from standard input

-I FILE, --detached=FILE

Read decoded payload from FILE

-I -, --detached=-

Read decoded payload from standard input

-o FILE, --output=FILE

Write JWS to FILE

-o -, --output=-

Write JWS to stdout (default)

-O FILE, --detach=FILE

Detach payload and decode to FILE

-O -, --detach=-

Detach payload and decode to standard output

-c, --compact

Output JWS using compact serialization

Examples

Attach payload to a detached JWS and emit JWS Compact Serialization:

$ jose jws fmt -i msg.jws -I msg.txt -o compact.jws -c

Detach payload from a JWS:

$ jose jws fmt -i msg.jws -o detached.jws -O msg.txt

Author

Nathaniel McCallum <npmccallum@redhat.com>

See Also

jose-jws-sig(1), jose-jws-ver(1)

Referenced By

jose(1), jose-jws-ver(1).

June 2017