This program is invoked by the kernel when the kernel is asked for a
key that it doesn't have immediately available. The kernel creates a
partially set up key and then calls out to this program to
instantiate it. It is not intended to be called directly.
This page is part of the keyutils (key management utilities) project.
Information about the project can be found at [unknown -- if you
know, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org] If you have a bug report for
this manual page, send it to email@example.com. This page was
obtained from the project's upstream Git repository
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Linux 15 Nov 2011 REQUEST-KEY(8)