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Check passwords using libcrack2.

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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 <@debian.org> 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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