Account management via CLI

The Python SDK comes with a command line client (CLI) that can be used among other things to generate, store, inspect and load accounts

Generate a new account

The command to generate a new (non HD) account is:

$ aecli account create KEYSTORE_FILENAME.json

the command will ask for a password and will store the account in the file named KEYSTORE_FILENAME.json; here an example:

➜ aecli account create  BOB.json
Enter the account password []:
  Address ___________________________________________ ak_2P44NhGFT7fP1TFpZ62FwabWP9djg5sDwFNDVVpiGgd3p4yA7X
  Path ______________________________________________ /howto/BOB.json