utility is a daemon that is used for storing the
private encryption keys of each
user logged into the system.
These encryption keys are used for accessing
secure network services such as secure
Normally, root's key is read from the file
when the daemon is started.
This is useful during power-fail reboots
when no one is around to type a password.
If a client with no secret key calls
then the key of user
is used instead as the default key.
The following options are available:
Disable the use of default keys for
Run in debugging mode and log all requests to
Root's secret key is not read from
prompts the user for the password to decrypt
root's key stored in the
database and then stores the decrypted key in
for future use.
This option is useful if the
file ever gets out of date or corrupted.
| -p path
Specify where to search for
Display status of DES support (enabled/disabled).