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Sisyphus: 2.2.3-alt4
p8: 2.2.3-alt4
p7: 2.2.3-alt4
t7: 2.2.3-alt4
Platform6: 2.2.3-alt4
t6: 2.2.3-alt4
Platform5: 2.2.3-alt3
5.1: 2.2.3-alt3

Group :: Text tools
Source RPM: apg

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Current version: 2.2.3-alt4
Built: almost 7 years ago
FTBFS: 6 weeks on i586, x86_64
Size: 112 KB
Repocop status: ok

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License: BSD
Summary: Automated password generator

* Built-in ANSI X9.17 RNG (Random Number Generator)(CAST/SHA1)
* Built-in password strength checking system (support for Bloom filter
for faster access)
* Two password generation algorithms:
1. pronounceable password generation algorithm (NIST FIPS 181)
2. random character password generation algorithm
with 35 configurable modes of operation
* Configurable password length
* Configurable passwords amount
* Ability to initialize RNG with user string
* /dev/random support
* Ability to crypt() generated passwords and print crypted value
as additional output
* Special parameters to call APG from shell scripts

Current maintainer: Michael Shigorin

List of contributors: ACL: List of rpms provided by this srpm:
  • apg
  • apg-daemon
  • apg-daemon-debuginfo
  • apg-debuginfo
Recent changes (last three changelog entries):

2011-03-27 Michael Shigorin <mike at> 2.2.3-alt4

    - rebuilt
    - dropped pseudouser removal upon package deletion
    (considered harmful)
    - minor spec cleanup

2004-05-20 Denis Ovsienko <pilot at> 2.2.3-alt3

    - improved interaction with xinetd and useradd/userdel

2004-01-23 Denis Ovsienko <pilot at> 2.2.3-alt2

    - since pwdgen came into /etc/services, xinetd entry changes from UNLISTED to a standard one
    - useradd and macros fix

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