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       ecryptfs-add-passphrase  -  add  an  eCryptfs  mount  passphrase to the
       kernel keyring.


       ecryptfs-add-passphrase [--fnek]

       printf "%s" "passphrase" | ecryptfs-add-passphrase [--fnek] -


       ecryptfs-add-passphrase is a utility to manually add  a  passphrase  to
       the kernel keyring.

       If  the  --fnek  option  is  specified,  the  filename  encryption  key
       associated with the input passphrase will also be added to the keyring.


       ecryptfs(7), keyctl(1)



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