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ikeygen - Generate a random DES key

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NAME

ikeygen - Generate a random DES key

SYNOPSIS

idecrypt [-h] [-V] [-v] [ -ifile] [keyfile]

DESCRIPTION

Ikeygen generates a random DES key that is suitable for uses with identd(8). If keyfile is not specified, the default location of /etc/identd.key will be used.

OPTIONS

-h
Display the available command line options.
-V
Displays the version and OS version it was compiled for, and then exit.
-v
Be verbose.
-ifile
Use the key found in file instead of generating a new one.

AVAILABILITY

The daemon is free software. You can redistribute it and/or modify it as you wish - as long as you don't claim that you wrote it.
The source code for the latest version of the daemon can always be FTP'd from one of the following addresses:
Main site:
ftp://ftp.lysator.liu.se/pub/ident/servers/
Mirror:
ftp://ftp.uu.net/networking/ident/servers/
The author can be contacted at:
Email:
Peter Eriksson <pen@lysator.liu.se>

SEE ALSO

idecrypt(8) , identd(8)
28 Apr 2000 Debian Sid