cracklib-check Man page

cracklib-check(8) System Manager’s Manual cracklib-check(8)

NAME

cracklib-check – Check passwords using libcrack2

SYNOPSIS

cracklib-check

DESCRIPTION

cracklib-check takes a list of passwords from stdin and checks them via
libcrack2’s FascistCheck(3) sub routine.

RESULT
cracklib-check prints each checked password and the corresponding
result of FascistCheck(3) to stdout. The password and the result are
separated by a colon.

SEE ALSO

FascistCheck(3)

AUTHOR

This man page was written by Jan Dittberner for the
Debian GNU/Linux System (but may be used by others).

Jan Dittberner Sat Jun 21 22:44:33 CEST 2008 cracklib-check(8)