|SASL-SAMPLE-CLIENT(8)||System Manager's Manual||SASL-SAMPLE-CLIENT(8)|
NAME¶sasl-sample-client — Sample client program for demonstrating and testing SASL authentication.
SYNOPSIS¶sasl-sample-client [-b min=N,max=N] [-e ssf=N,id=ID] [-m MECH] [-f FLAGS] [-i local=IP,remote=IP] [-p PATH] [-s NAME] [-n FQDN] [-u ID] [-a ID]
DESCRIPTION¶This manual page documents briefly the sasl-sample-client command.
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.
sasl-sample-client is a program to demonstrate and test SASL authentication. It implements the client part, and the server part is available as sasl-sample-server.
OPTIONS¶A summary of options is included below.
- Number of bits to use for encryption.
- minimum number of bits to use (1 => integrity)
- maximum number of bits to use
- Assume external encryption.
- external mech provides N bits of encryption
- external mech provides authentication id ID
- Force use of MECH for security.
- Set security flags.
- require security vs. passive attacks
- require security vs. active attacks
- require security vs. passive dictionary attacks
- require forward secrecy
- require all security flags
- attempt to pass client credentials
- Set IP addresses (required by some mechs).
- set local address to IP, port PORT
- set remote address to IP, port PORT
- Colon-separated search path for mechanisms.
- Realm to use.
- Service name passed to mechanisms.
- Server fully-qualified domain name.
- User (authorization) id to request.
- Id to authenticate as.
- Disable client-send-first.
- Enable server-send-last.