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NAME

jwt3 – Python implementation of JSON Web Token

SYNOPSIS

jwt3 [options] input

DESCRIPTION

Encodes or decodes JSON Web Tokens based on input

OPTIONS

–version
show program’s version number and exit

-h, –help
show this help message and exit

-n, –no-verify
ignore signature verification on decode

–key=KEY
set the secret key to sign with

–alg=ALG
set crypto algorithm to sign with. default=HS256

EXAMPLES
Decoding:

jwt3 –key=secret json.web.token

jwt3 –no-verify json.web.token

Encoding requires the key option and takes space separated key/value
pairs separated by equals (=) as input.

Examples:

jwt3 –key=secret iss=me exp=1302049071

jwt3 –key=secret foo=bar exp=+10

The exp key is special and can take an offset to current Unix time.

AUTHOR

Jeff Lindsay

This manual page was written by Daniele Tricoli , for
the Debian project (but may be used by others).

jwt3 0.1 August 2014 JWT(1)