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kickpass — a stupid simple password safe
kickpass [-hv] kickpass help [command] kickpass init [sub] kickpass cat [-p] safe kickpass create [-gl len] safe kickpass open [-t] safe kickpass edit [-pmgl] safe kickpass copy safe kickpass list [path] kickpass delete safe kickpass agent [-d] [command [arg ...]]
kickpass is a stupid simple password safe. It keep each password in a specific safe, protected with modern cryptography. Command line interface is splited into different command. Each is described in the following subsections. WORKSPACE All safes are stored in kickpass workspace. Default workspace is $HOME/.kickpass/ . SAFE NAMING Safe name can contains any character allowed by the file system containing the kickpass workspace. If safe name contains ‘/’ then corresponding directories will be created under kickpass workspace. For example the following command kickpass create www/my-personnal-website will create a safe in $HOME/.kickpass/www/my-personnal-website . While following command kickpass list www will list all safe under the directory $HOME/.kickpass/www/ . kickpass [-hv] Don't do anything -v --version Print kickpass version -h --help Print kickpass help kickpass help [command] Print general help or command help. kickpass init [sub] Initialize a kickpass workspace or a sub-workspace. kickpass cat [-p] safe Open safe and print safe metadata to stdout. -p --password Print the password to stdout kickpass create [-gl] safe Create a new password safe. -g --generate Create a new safe with a generated random password -l --length len Generate a random password of len length kickpass open [-t] safe Open safe and load it in kickpass agent -t --timeout Sets the lifetime of the opened safe in the agent. Default in seconds (3600s). kickpass edit [-pmgl] safe Prompt for a new password and edit metadata from safe using EDITOR environment variable -p --password Edit only password -m --metadata Edit only metadata -g --generate Create a new safe with a generated random password -l --length len Generate a random password of len length kickpass copy safe Copy safe password into X primary and secondary clipboards. Password can be pasted only once. kickpass list [path] List available safes starting from path relatively to kickpass workspace or from root of kickpass workspace if path is not given. kickpass delete [-f] safe Delete safe . kickpass agent [-d] [command [arg ...]] Start a kickpass agent that will store your opened safe. Agent can be used by exporting KP_AGENT_SOCK environment variable. Optionally starts command with the correct environment set. -d --version Do not daemonize agent.
The following variables are used by kickpass: HOME The user's login directory. Used to compute kickpass workspace path. EDITOR The user's preferred utility to edit text files. Used to edit safe. KP_AGENT_SOCK Socket used to communicate with kickpass agent. Path to socket is printed to stdout when at agent startup.
The following files and directories are used by kickpass: $HOME/.kickpass/ The kickpass working directory.
Initialize a kickpass workspace. kickpass init Create a new safe with a random password. kickpass create -g www/my_safe Display safe content on stdout. kickpass cat www/my_safe Edit a safe. kickpass edit www/my_safe Copy password contained in safe into X clipboards. kickpass copy www/my_safe
kickpass is written by Paul Fariello <firstname.lastname@example.org> .