idecrypt [-h] [-V] [-v] [-ifile] [keyfile]


Ikeygen generates a random DES key that is suitable for uses with identd(8). If keyfile is not specified, the default location of /etc/identd.key will be used.



Display the available command line options.


Displays the version and OS version it was compiled for, and then exit.


Be verbose.


Use the key found in file instead of generating a new one.


The daemon is free software. You can redistribute it and/or modify it as you wish - as long as you don't claim that you wrote it.

The source code for the latest version of the daemon can always be FTP'd from one of the following addresses:

Main site:


The author can be contacted at:


Peter Eriksson <[email protected]>

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