Package passwd: Information

Source package: passwd
Version: 1.0.14-alt1
Build time:  Nov 26, 2020, 10:29 PM
Category: System/Base
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License: GPLv2+
Summary: The passwd utility for setting/changing passwords using PAM
Description: 
This package contains a system utility (passwd) which is used to update
a user's authentication token(s).

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
passwd (e2kv5, e2kv4, e2k)
passwd-debuginfo (e2kv5, e2kv4, e2k)

Maintainer: Dmitry V. Levin


    1. libpam-devel
    2. help2man

Last changed


July 1, 2018 Dmitry V. Levin 1.0.14-alt1
- Refuse to change password for different logged in user by default
  (closes: #33440).
- passwd -d: clarify the meaning of delete option (closes: #34906).
- passwd -S: support detection of modern encryption modes (by vt@).
March 16, 2018 Igor Vlasenko 1.0.13-alt1.1
- NMU: added URL.
Aug. 24, 2012 Dmitry V. Levin 1.0.13-alt1
- /usr/sbin/passwd: always check seteuid return code.