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0.2.0 Nov 11, 2021
0.1.0 Feb 13, 2020

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kp

kp

Features

  • macOS, Linux
  • KDBX v4
  • fuzzy matching prompt with skim
  • as well as sidewise preview
  • support system clipboard (macOS, X11 in Linux)
  • master password store/load from Keychain and keyrings
  • easy scripting (e.g. RESTIC_PASSWORD_COMMAND="kp homebackup")

Install

Use releases page or install from crates.io with cargo:

$ cargo install kp

# or without clipboard support
$ cargo install kp --no-default-features

Usage

$ kp --help
kp 0.2.0
    KeePass KDBX4 password reader.

Usage:
    kp [options] [<command>] [<entry>]
    kp --help

Commands:
    clip     Copy password and clear clipboard after specified amount of time.
             This is default command if no other provided.

    info     Display entry's info. Alias `show`.

Options:
    -d, --database <file>       KDBX file path.
    -k, --key-file <keyfile>    Path to the key file unlocking the database.
    -p, --use-keyring           Store password for the database in the OS's keyring.
    -P, --remove-key            Remove database's password from OS's keyring and exit.
    -G, --no-group              Show entries without group(s).
    -v, --preview               Preview entry during picking.
    -f, --full-screen           Use all available screen for picker.
    -t, --timeout <seconds>     Timeout in seconds before clearing the clipboard.
                                Default to 15 seconds. 0 means no clean-up.
    -h, --help
    -V, --version

Environment variables:
    KP_DEFAULTS                 Set default arguments (see examples).

Examples:
    Open a database and copy password to the clipboard after selection:
      $ kp --database /root/secrets.kdbx

    Set default database, secret file and options via environment variable:
      export KP_DEFAULTS="-d$HOME/my.kdbx -k$HOME/.secret -pGt7"

    Display selector and then print entry's info:
      $ kp info

    Copy password if only single entry found otherwise display selector:
      $ kp clip gmail

    `clip` command name can be omitted:
      $ kp gmail

    Print password to STDOUT:
      $ kp github.com | cat

    Read password from STDIN:
      $ cat /mnt/usb/key | kp

License

MIT/Unlicensed

Dependencies

~12–24MB
~334K SLoC