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string2key: map a password into a key

NAME

string2key - map a password into a key

SYNOPSIS

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

DESCRIPTION

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