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authorChristian Grothoff <>2014-04-18 12:20:18 +0000
committerChristian Grothoff <>2014-04-18 12:20:18 +0000
commit678b787845fa0b1f20b360027d0bbbc11c3fed98 (patch)
treeaf8595da03b54b705db2c52a111d5a4bb9d3547a /doc/man
parent214ff64d6c40131b273532bf8cff154faf669cff (diff)
hack namestore pending capability
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1 files changed, 16 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/doc/man/gnunet-namestore.1 b/doc/man/gnunet-namestore.1
index ec99d088d..577785df1 100644
--- a/doc/man/gnunet-namestore.1
+++ b/doc/man/gnunet-namestore.1
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-.TH GNUNET\-NAMESTORE 1 "Mar 5, 2012" "GNUnet"
+.TH GNUNET\-NAMESTORE 1 "Apr 15, 2014" "GNUnet"
gnunet\-namestore \- manipulate GNUnet zones
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ gnunet\-namestore \- manipulate GNUnet zones
-\fBgnunet\-namestore\fP can be used to create and manipulate a GNS zone.
+\fBgnunet\-namestore\fP can be used to manipulate records in a GNS zone.
@@ -31,6 +31,9 @@ Specifies expiration time of record to add; format is relative time, i.e "1 h" o
.IP "\-h, \-\-help"
Print short help on options.
+.IP "\-i NICKNAME, \-\-nick=NICKNAME"
+Set the desired NICKNAME for the zone. The nickname will be included in all (public) records and used as the suggested name for this zone.
.IP "\-L LOGLEVEL, \-\-loglevel=LOGLEVEL"
Use LOGLEVEL for logging. Valid values are DEBUG, INFO, WARNING and ERROR.
@@ -40,9 +43,18 @@ Monitor changes to the zone on an ongoing basis (in contrast to \-D, which merel
.IP "\-n NAME, \-\-name=NAME"
Name of the record to add/delete/display
+.IP "\-p, \-\-public"
+Create a record that is public (shared with other users that know the label)
+.IP "\-P, \-\-pending"
+Create a record that is pending approval (stored in the namestore but unavailable for resolution to anyone)
.IP "\-r PKEY, \-\-reverse=PKEY"
Determine our GNS name for the given public key (reverse lookup of the PKEY) in the given zone.
+.IP "\-s, \-\-shadow"
+Create a record that is a shadow record. Shadow records are only used once all other records of the same type under the same label have expired.
.IP "\-t TYPE, \-\-type=TYPE"
Type of the record to add/delete/display (i.e. "A", "AAAA", "NS", "PKEY", "MX" etc.)
@@ -64,4 +76,5 @@ Report bugs by using Mantis <> or by sending electronic
+\fBgnunet\-gns\fP(1), \fBgnunet\-namestore\-gtk\fP(1)