kwallet-query - KDE Wallet command-line manipulation tool
kwallet-query OPTIONS wallet
kwallet-query comes in handy when shell scripts need to read or update the KDE
Wallet. It works by manipulating the entries displayed in the KDE Wallet
Manager utility. It’s only parameter is the walletname the
tool should read or update. The operation mode is specified by the options.
Display a short help message
List password entries. These are the folder names
displayed in the KDE Wallet Manager utility. If the -f option is
given, this will only display the subfolders of the specified folder.
Read the contents of the given Entry from the
Foldersection of the wallet and output it on the standard
output. Maps are exported as JSON object.
Write secrets to the given Entry under the
Folder section of the given wallet. The secrets are read from
the standard input. Maps take in input a well-formed JSON object.
IMPORTANT previous wallet entry value will be overwritten by this
option, so be careful when using it!
Set the wallet folder to Folder value. By
default Passwords is used.
Output more information when performing the operation, to
The wallet wallet was not found
The wallet wallet could not be opened. For
example, that would be an indication of a bad password entry or some other
problem with the KDE Wallet system
The Folder section was not found inside the wallet
wallet. Perhaps the wallet file is corrupt?
The read or write operation has failed for some
Please report all bugs on the KDE bug reporting website: bugs.kde.org. Be sure
to select kwallet-query when submitting your bug-report.
kwallet-query was originally written by Valentin Rusu and is part of KDE.
Copyright (C) 2015 Valentin Rusu. Free use of this software is granted under the
terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).
Valentin Rusu <firstname.lastname@example.org>