Section: AFS Command Reference (8)
kas help - Displays help for kas commands
+] >>> [-help
kas h << [-t <help string+] >>> [-h]
The kas help
command displays the complete online help entry (shortdescription and syntax statement) for each command operation codespecified by the -topic
argument. If the -topic
argument is omitted,the output includes the first line (name and short description) of theonline help entry for every kas
To list every kas command whose name or short description includes aspecified keyword, use the kas apropos command.
- -topic <help string>+
- Indicates each command for which to display the complete online helpentry. Omit the kas part of the command name, providing only theoperation code (for example, specify setpassword, not kassetpassword). If this argument is omitted, the output briefly describesevery kas command.
- Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options areignored.
The online help entry for each kas
command consists of the followingtwo or three lines:
- The first line names the command and briefly describes its function.
- The second line lists aliases for the command, if any.
- The final line, which begins with the string Usage, lists the command'soptions in the prescribed order. Online help entries use the same symbols(for example, brackets) as the reference pages in this document.
The following command displays the online help entry for the kassetpassword
% kas help setpassword kas setpassword: set a user's password aliases: sp Usage: kas setpassword -name <name of user> [-new_password <new password>] [-kvno <key version number>] [-admin_username <admin principal to use for authentication>] [-password_for_admin <password>] [-cell <cell name>] [-servers <explicit list of authentication servers>+] [-help]
None, and no password is required.
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