Commit 1f73b469 authored by Evan Hunt's avatar Evan Hunt

[master] clarify nsupdate -y

3815.   [doc]           Clarify "nsupdate -y" usage in man page. [RT #35808]
parent 58e291cb
3815. [doc] Clarify "nsupdate -y" usage in man page. [RT #35808]
3814. [func] The "masterfile-style" zone option controls the
formatting of dumped zone files. Options are
"relative" (multiline format) and "full" (one
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<refentry id="man.nsupdate">
<refentryinfo>
<date>March 10, 2012</date>
<date>April 18, 2014</date>
</refentryinfo>
<refmeta>
<refentrytitle><application>nsupdate</application></refentrytitle>
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<optional><parameter>hmac:</parameter></optional><parameter>keyname:secret.</parameter>
<parameter>keyname</parameter> is the name of the key, and
<parameter>secret</parameter> is the base64 encoded shared secret.
Use of the <option>-y</option> option is discouraged because the
<parameter>hmac</parameter> is the name of the key algorithm;
valid choices are <literal>hmac-md5</literal>,
<literal>hmac-sha1</literal>, <literal>hmac-sha224</literal>,
<literal>hmac-sha256</literal>, <literal>hmac-sha384</literal>, or
<literal>hmac-sha512</literal>. If <parameter>hmac</parameter>
is not specified, the default is <literal>hmac-md5</literal>.
NOTE: Use of the <option>-y</option> option is discouraged because the
shared secret is supplied as a command line argument in clear text.
This may be visible in the output from
<citerefentry>
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