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     kwalletaskpass - kwallet-based pass-phrase dialog for use with OpenSSH


     kwalletaskpass [options] label


     kwalletaskpass is a kwallet- and pinentry-based pass-phrase dialog for
     use with OpenSSH.  It is intended to be called from the ssh-add(1)
     programme and not invoked directly.

     If a passphrase is requested, kwalletaskpass works by first looking up
     the passphrase in the KWallet by means of kwalletcli(1); using it if
     found, then calling kwalletcli_getpin(1) to interactively retrieve an
     answer from the user via pinentry otherwise.  If the user specifies a
     passphrase, kwalletcli_getpin(1) is run again to ask if the passphrase
     should be stored in the KWallet.  If a confirmation instead of a
     passphrase is requested, it is merely relayed to kwalletcli_getpin(1).

     There are currently no options.


     kwalletaskpass exits 0 on success, 1 if the user cancelled the dialogue,
     or >1 if an error occured.


     PINENTRY  The pinentry programme to use.  The default is inherited from


     kwalletcli(1), kwalletcli_getpin(1), ssh-add(1), ssh-askpass(1)


     kwalletaskpass was written by Thorsten Glaser 〈〉 mostly for
     tarent GmbH.  The idea came from an askpass.C file found somewhere on the
     ’net, with no author information.  Since it was licenced less freely,
     this is a rewrite from scratch; modular and with more functionality, too.