honeydctl(1) Honey Control


honeyd [-v ] [-t seconds ] [socket ]


Honeydctl is used to connect to Honeyd's management console.

The options are as follows:

Tells honeyd to output all conversations.
-t seconds
Specifies the timeout in seconds when connection to Honeyd

Using , it is possible to dynamically configure Honeyd . All commands that can be specified in a regular Honeyd configuration file, may also be specified on the console. The tool understand the following additional commands:

list [template]
Outputs a list of all configured templates. If a template is specified as argument, specific information about the template is returned. The command also matches templates based on wild cards similar to file system globbing.


The default socket that honeyd connects to.


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