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Check passwords using libcrack2.

Sat Jun 21 22:44:33 CEST 2008
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 Fas‐ cistCheck(3) sub routine.
RESULT cracklib-check prints each checked password and the corresponding result of Fas‐ cistCheck(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)
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cracklib-check(8) referred by cracklib-format(8) | create-cracklib-dict(8)
refer to FascistCheck(3)