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WPA_PASSPHRASE(8)	  BSD System Manager's Manual	     WPA_PASSPHRASE(8)

NAME
     wpa_passphrase -- Set WPA passphrase for a	SSID

SYNOPSIS
     wpa_passphrase ssid passphrase

DESCRIPTION
     The wpa_passphrase	utility	pre-computes PSK entries for network configu-
     ration blocks of a	wpa_supplicant.conf(5) file.  It prints	a single net-
     work configuration	block to standard output.

     The following arguments must be specified on the command line:

     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.  The passphrase
		 must be 8 to 63 characters in length.

SEE ALSO
     wpa_supplicant.conf(5), ifconfig(8), wpa_cli(8), wpa_supplicant(8)

HISTORY
     The wpa_passphrase	utility	first appeared in NetBSD 4.0.

AUTHORS
     The wpa_passphrase	utility	was written by Jouni Malinen
     <jkmaline@cc.hut.fi>.  This manual	page is	derived	from the
     wpa_passphrase.sgml file included in the wpa_supplicant(8)	distribution.

BSD			      September	10, 2008			   BSD

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