Commit e2d36d49 authored by Guilhem Moulin's avatar Guilhem Moulin
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Mention -y flag

parent 7c435940
......@@ -9,6 +9,7 @@ dropbearkey \- create private keys for the use with dropbear(8) or dbclient(1)
.I file
.IR bits ]
.B dropbearkey
generates a
......@@ -39,12 +40,19 @@ Write the secret key to the file
Set the key size to
.I bits
bits, should be multiple of 8 (optional).
.B \-y
Just print the publickey and fingerprint for the private key in \fIfile\fR.
The program dropbearconvert(1) can be used to convert between Dropbear and OpenSSH key formats.
Dropbear does not support encrypted keys.
generate a host-key:
# dropbearkey -t rsa -f /etc/dropbear/dropbear_rsa_host_key
extract a public key suitable for authorized_keys from private key:
# dropbearkey -y -f id_rsa | grep "^ssh-rsa " >> authorized_keys
Matt Johnston ([email protected]).
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