|TARSNAP-KEYGEN(1)||General Commands Manual||TARSNAP-KEYGEN(1)|
generate a key file for use with
tarsnap-keygen generates cryptographic
keys, registers with the tarsnap server, and writes a key file for use with
key-file option specifies the name of the file in
which to write the newly-generated keys. The
user-name option specifies the name (i.e. email
address) of the Tarsnap account. The
machine-name option specifies a name which will be
displayed in accounting reports so that you can see how much data each
machine is storing.
--passphrased option is specified,
the user will be prompted to enter a passphrase (twice) to be used to
encrypt the key file.
maxmem option is specified, a maximum of
maxmem bytes of RAM will be used in the scrypt key
derivation function to encrypt the key file; it may be necessary to set this
option if a key file is being generated on a system with far more RAM than
the system on which the key file will be used.
maxtime option is specified, a maximum of
approximately maxtime seconds will be used in the
scrypt key derivation function to encrypt the key file.
--version option prints the version
tarsnap-keygen, then exits.
|February 10, 2022||Linux 6.6.2-arch1-1|