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NAME

create-cracklib-dict – Check passwords using libcrack2

SYNOPSIS

create-cracklib-dict wordlist …

DESCRIPTION

create-cracklib-dict takes one or more word list files as arguments and
converts them into cracklib dictionaries for use by password checking
programs. The results are placed in the default compiled-in dictionary
location.

If you wish to store the dictionary in a different location, use the
cracklib-format and cracklib-packer commands directly.

SEE ALSO

cracklib-format(8), cracklib-packer(8), cracklib-check(8),

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 22:45:42 CEST 2008 create-cracklib-dict(8)