Package Details: multibase 1.0-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/multibase.git (read-only)
Package Base: multibase
Description: Multi-base encoding/decoding utility. Allow encoding and decoding in base32, base58, base64, base64URL, base85 of file and strings
Upstream URL: https://github.com/Nhoya/multibase
Keywords: base32 base58 base64 base64URL
Licenses: GPLv3
Submitter: Nhoya
Maintainer: Nhoya
Last Packager: Nhoya
Votes: 3
Popularity: 0.127678
First Submitted: 2017-09-22 15:08
Last Updated: 2017-09-22 15:08

Latest Comments

willspoke commented on 2018-08-28 18:56

Perfect!

Thanks so much for this clarification. All works fine now.

Nhoya commented on 2018-08-28 18:09

OK here is an example of encryption/decryption

echo "hello world" | mb --b64

Y2lhbwo=

echo "Y2lhbwo=" | mb --b64 -d

hello world

mb printed the help because you didn't specified the base to decode

willspoke commented on 2018-08-28 17:26

Thanks for the response!

I tried this on a base64 encoded string, but instead of hanging, it now displays the help file for mb.

Maybe there is a different way to feed mb with the string?

Nhoya commented on 2018-08-28 10:28

The -d option is expecting the input in pipe, so the correct syntax is

echo "encoded string" | mb -d

willspoke commented on 2018-08-27 22:57

Unable to decrypt.

'mb -d [string]' or 'mb --decrypt [string]' hangs at command prompt

-f option works fine and encrypts properly.