[SOLVED] Add password to encryption key after creation with --kdf none


Renowned Member
Dec 18, 2014

is it possible to add a password to an existing encryption key that had been created with the --kdf none option?

Thanks and best regards
It is possible with:
proxmox-backup-client key change-passphrase /path/to/key
You will then be prompted to enter a new password if no password exists.

Vice versa you can remove the password with:
proxmox-backup-client key change-passphrase /path/to/key --kdf=none
it then asks for the current password and saves the file without password.


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