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Update manual for new meaning of the share option.

Mention in the manual that the share option in URIs now accepts a value
of 'full' (with the same meaning as 'no') and numeric values from 1 to
255.
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Damien Goutte-Gattat 3 months ago
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@ -156,7 +156,12 @@ expressed as @samp{key=value} pairs. Currently, valid options are
@samp{sha256}, which specifies a SHA2-256 hash that the share should
match (@command{gfsec-use} will refuse to use the share otherwise), and
@samp{share=no}, which indicates that the corresponding share actually
contains the whole secret.
contains the whole secret (that option may also be spelled
@samp{share=full}).
The @samp{share} option also accepts a numeric value (from 1 to 255); in
that case, @samp{gfsec-use} will use that value as the share number
instead of looking for it at the end of the pathname as explained above.
@node Splitting a Secret

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