string2key man page

string2key ā€” map a password into a key

Synopsis

string2key [-5 | --version5] [-4 | --version4] [-a | --afs] [-c cell | --cell=cell] [-w password | --password=password] [-p principal | --principal=principal] [-k string | --keytype=string] password

Description

string2key performs the string-to-key function. This is useful when you want to handle the raw key instead of the password. Supported options:

-5, --version5

Output Kerberos v5 string-to-key

-4, --version4

Output Kerberos v4 string-to-key

-a, --afs

Output AFS string-to-key

-c cell, --cell=cell

AFS cell to use

-w password, --password=password

Password to use

-p principal, --principal=principal

Kerberos v5 principal to use

-k string, --keytype=string

Keytype

--version

print version

--help

Info

March 4, 2000