ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase(1) eCryptfs ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase(1)

ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase - wrap an eCryptfs mount passphrase.

ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase [file]

printf "%s\n%s" "passphrase to wrap" "wrapping passphrase" | ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase [file] -

ecryptfs-wrap-passphrase is a utility to wrap an eCryptfs mount passphrase, using a specified wrapping passphrase, and write the encrypted output to file.

ecryptfs(7), ecryptfs-rewrap-passphrase(1), ecryptfs-unwrap-passphrase(1)

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2008-07-21 ecryptfs-utils