step ssh check-host – checks if a certificate has been issued for a host
step ssh check-host
step ssh check-host checks if a certificate has been issued for a host.
This command returns a zero exit status then the server exists, it will return 1 otherwise.
- The hostname of the server to check.
URIof the targeted Step Certificate Authority.
- The path to the PEM
fileused as the root certificate authority.
- Creates a certificate without contacting the certificate authority. Offline mode uses the configuration, certificates, and keys created with step ca init, but can accept a different configuration file using ‘–ca-config`’ flag.
pathto the certificate authority configuration file. Defaults to $STEPPATH/config/ca.json
Check that internal.example.com exists:
$ step ssh check-host internal.smallstep.com