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WPA_PASSPHRASE

Section: (8)

Updated: 07 November 2015

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NAME

wpa_passphrase - Generate a WPA PSK from an ASCII passphrase for a SSID

SYNOPSIS

wpa_passphrase [ ssid ] [ passphrase ]

OVERVIEW

wpa_passphrase pre-computes PSK entries for network configuration blocks of a wpa_supplicant.conf file. An ASCII passphrase and SSID are used to generate a 256-bit PSK.

OPTIONS

ssid
The SSID whose passphrase should be derived.:
passphrase
The passphrase to use. If not included on the command line, passphrase will be read from standard input.:

SEE ALSO

(5) wpa_supplicant?(8)

LEGAL

wpa_supplicant is copyright (c) 2003-2014, Jouni Malinen <[email protected]> and contributors. All Rights Reserved.

This program is licensed under the BSD license (the one with advertisement clause removed).


Index

NAME

SYNOPSIS

OVERVIEW

OPTIONS

SEE ALSO

LEGAL