REQUEST-KEYSection: Linux Key Management Utilities (8)
Updated: 15 Nov 2011
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NAMErequest-key - Handle key instantiation callback requests from the kernel
SYNOPSIS/sbin/request-key <op> <key> <uid> <gid> <threadring> <processring> <sessionring> [<info>]
DESCRIPTIONThis program is invoked by the kernel when the kernel is asked for a key that it doesn't have immediately available. The kernel creates a partially set up key and then calls out to this program to instantiate it. It is not intended to be called directly.
ERRORSAll errors will be logged to the syslog.
FILES/etc/request-key.conf Instantiation handler configuration file. /etc/request-key.d/<keytype>.conf Keytype specific configuration file.
SEE ALSOkeyctl(1), request-key.conf(5)
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