step ca admin add

Name

step ca admin add -- add an admin to the CA configuration

Usage

step ca admin add <subject> <provisioner> [--super]
[--admin-cert=<file>] [--admin-key=<file>] [--admin-provisioner=<name>]
[--admin-subject=<subject>] [--password-file=<file>] [--ca-url=<uri>]
[--root=<file>] [--context=<name>]

Description

step ca admin add adds an admin to the CA configuration.

Positional arguments

subject The subject name that must appear in the identifying credential of the admin.

provisioner The name of the provisioner

Options

--super Give administrator SuperAdmin privileges.

--admin-cert=chain Admin certificate (chain) in PEM format to store in the 'x5c' header of a JWT.

--admin-key=file Private key file, used to sign a JWT, corresponding to the admin certificate that will be stored in the 'x5c' header.

--admin-provisioner=name, --admin-issuer=name The provisioner name to use for generating admin credentials.

--admin-subject=subject, --admin-name=subject The admin subject to use for generating admin credentials.

--password-file=file The path to the file containing the password to encrypt or decrypt the private key.

--ca-url=URI URI of the targeted Step Certificate Authority.

--root=file The path to the PEM file used as the root certificate authority.

--context=name The context name to apply for the given command.

Examples

Add regular Admin:

$ step ca admin add max@smallstep.com google

Add SuperAdmin:

$ step ca admin add max@smallstep.com google --super
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