create-cracklib-dict man page

create-cracklib-dict — Check passwords using libcrack2


create-cracklib-dict wordlist ...


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),


This man page was written by Jan Dittberner <jandd@debian.org> for the Debian GNU/Linux System (but may be used by others).

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