sasl-sample-client — Sample client program for demonstrating and
testing SASL authentication.
sasl-sample-client [-b min=N,max=N] [-e ssf=N,id=ID] [-m MECH] [-f
FLAGS] [-i local=IP,remote=IP] [-p PATH] [-s NAME] [-n FQDN] [-u
ID] [-a ID]
This manual page documents briefly the sasl-sample-client command.
This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the
original program does not have a manual page.
sasl-sample-client is a program to demonstrate and test SASL
authentication. It implements the client part, and the server part is
available as sasl-sample-server.
A summary of options is included below.
-b Number of bits to use for encryption.
min=N minimum number of bits to use (1 => integrity)
max=N maximum number of bits to use
-e Assume external encryption.
ssf=N external mech provides N bits of encryption
id=ID external mech provides authentication id ID
-m Force use of MECH for security.
-f Set security flags.
noplain require security vs. passive attacks
noactive require security vs. active attacks
nodict require security vs. passive dictionary attacks
require forward secrecy
maximum require all security flags
passcred attempt to pass client credentials
-i Set IP addresses (required by some mechs).
set local address to IP, port PORT
set remote address to IP, port PORT
-p Colon-separated search path for mechanisms.
-r Realm to use.
-s Service name passed to mechanisms.
-n Server fully-qualified domain name.
-u User (authorization) id to request.
-a Id to authenticate as.
-d Disable client-send-first.
-l Enable server-send-last.
This manual page was written by Fabian Fagerholm firstname.lastname@example.org for
the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to
redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General
Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.