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Manual Reference Pages  -  CAR (1)

NAME

car - crytographic archiver.

CONTENTS

Synopsis
Description
Options
Author
Copyright

SYNOPSIS

car [options] [paths...]
car --decode [.carfile]

DESCRIPTION

Creates and decodes portable cross-platform crytographic archives. An archive can be a collection of files, or an in-stream message that is piped. Output can be to a binary .car file, or ascified text. A symetric cipher is used, and the passhrase is hashed to form a key.

OPTIONS

--cipher=name
  Specify symetric cipher. By default 256 bit aes is used.
--decrypt
  Specify decryption operation on an existing car stream or file. If no file is specified, stdin is used.
--digest=name
  Specify name of digest algorithm. By default sha will be used.
--follow
  Dereference and follow symlinks. Otherwise they are ignored.
--output=filename
  Specify output file for a new archive. By default stdout is used.
--overwrite
  Always overwrite existing files without prompting.
--quiet Non-interactive and no status output.
--recursive
  If argument is a directory, recursively scan directory and any subdirectory contents as arguments.
--help Outputs help screen for the user.

AUTHOR

car was written by David Sugar <dyfet@gnutelephony.org>.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to bug-commoncpp@gnu.org or bugs@gnutelephony.org.

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2010-2014 David Sugar, Tycho Softworks.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

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