ssh-keygen

Authentication key generation, management, and conversion

Syntax:

ssh-keygen [-q] [-b bits] -t type [-N new_passphrase]
           [-C comment] [-f output_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -p [-P old_passphrase] [-N new_passphrase]
           [-f keyfile]

ssh-keygen -i [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -e [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -y [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -c [-P passphrase] [-C comment] [-f keyfile]

ssh-keygen -l [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -B [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -D reader

ssh-keygen -F hostname [-f known_hosts_file]

ssh-keygen -H [-f known_hosts_file]

ssh-keygen -R hostname [-f known_hosts_file]

ssh-keygen -U reader [-f input_keyfile]

ssh-keygen -r hostname [-f input_keyfile] [-g]

ssh-keygen -G output_file [-v] [-b bits] [-M memory]
           [-S start_point]

ssh-keygen -T output_file -f input_file [-v] [-a num_trials]
           [-W generator]

Options:

See ssh-keygen in the NetBSD documentation.

Description:

The ssh-keygen utility generates, manages, and converts authentication keys for ssh. For more information, see ssh-keygen in the NetBSD documentation.

Contributing author:

NetBSD