Package passwd: Information

Source package: passwd
Version: 1.0.14-alt1
Build time:  Jul 12, 2021, 09:44 AM in the task #278100
Category: System/Base
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License: GPLv2+
Summary: The passwd utility for setting/changing passwords using PAM
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 (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)
passwd-debuginfo (x86_64, ppc64le, i586, armh, aarch64)

Maintainer: Dmitry V. Levin

Dmitry V. Levin

    1. help2man
    2. libpam-devel

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.