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  1. Preface
  2. Command Line Programs and Utilities
  3. Installing and Configuring Command Line Utilities
  4. Using the Command Line Programs
  5. Environment Variables for Command Line Programs
  6. Using infacmd
  7. infacmd as Command Reference
  8. infacmd aud Command Reference
  9. infacmd autotune Command Reference
  10. Infacmd bg Command Reference
  11. infacmd ccps Command Reference
  12. infacmd cluster Command Reference
  13. infacmd cms Command Reference
  14. infacmd dis Command Reference
  15. infacmd dps Command Reference
  16. infacmd edl Command Reference
  17. Infacmd es Command Reference
  18. infacmd ihs Command Reference
  19. infacmd ipc Command Reference
  20. infacmd isp Command Reference
  21. infacmd ldm Command Reference
  22. infacmd mas Command Reference
  23. infacmd mi Command Reference
  24. infacmd mrs Command Reference
  25. infacmd ms Command Reference
  26. infacmd oie Command Reference
  27. infacmd ps Command Reference
  28. infacmd pwx Command Reference
  29. infacmd rms Command Reference
  30. infacmd rtm Command Reference
  31. infacmd sch Command Reference
  32. infacmd search Command Reference
  33. infacmd sql Command Reference
  34. infacmd tdm Command Reference
  35. infacmd wfs Command Reference
  36. infacmd ws Command Reference
  37. infacmd xrf Command Reference
  38. infacmd Control Files
  39. infasetup Command Reference
  40. pmcmd Command Reference
  41. pmrep Command Reference
  42. Working with pmrep Files

Command Reference

Command Reference

GenerateEncryptionKey

GenerateEncryptionKey

Generate an encryption key to secure sensitive data, such as passwords, in the Informatica domain.
The GenerateEncryptionKey command uses the following syntax:
GenerateEncryptionKey

<-Keyword|-kw> keyword

<-DomainName|-dn> domain_name

[<-EncryptionKeyLocation|-kl> encryption_key_location]
The following table describes infasetup GenerateEncryptionKey options and arguments:
Option
Argument
Description
-Keyword
-kw
keyword
Required. The text string used as the base word from which to generate an encryption key.
The keyword must meet the following criteria:
  • From 8 to 20 characters long
  • Includes at least one uppercase letter
  • Includes at least one lowercase letter
  • Includes at least one number
  • Does not contain spaces
-DomainName
-dn
domain_name
Required. Name of the domain.
-EncryptionKeyLocation
-kl
encryption_key_location
Optional. Directory that contains the current encryption key. The name of the encryption file is sitekey.
Informatica renames the current sitekey file to sitekey_old and generates an encryption key in a new file named sitekey in the same directory.
To run the command again when there are at least two sitekey files in the directory, ensure that you back up the sitekey files. You can then run the command to create the sitekey file before you restore the backup sitekey files.


Updated April 22, 2019