pki -verify(1) Verify a certificate using a CA certificate


[ --in file ] [ --cacert file ] [ --debug level ] [ --online ] --options~file -h | --help


This sub-command of pki(1) verifies a certificate using an optional CA certificate.


-h, --help
Print usage information with a summary of the available options.
-v, --debug level
Set debug level, default: 1.
-+, --options file
Read command line options from file.
-i, --in file
X.509 certificate to verify. If not given it is read from STDIN.
-c, --cacert file
CA certificate to use for trustchain verification. If not given the certificate is assumed to be self-signed.
-o, --online
Enable online CRL/OCSP revocation checking.


The exit status is 0 if the certificate was verified successfully, 1 if the certificate is untrusted, 2 if the certificate's lifetimes are invalid, and 3 if the certificate was verified successfully but the online revocation check indicated that it has been revoked.