Package apg: Information

Source package: apg
Version: 2.2.3-alt5
Build time:  Jun 24, 2021, 02:54 PM
Category: Text tools
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License: BSD
Summary: Automated password generator
Description: 
* 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

List of rpms provided by this srpm:
apg (mipsel)
apg-daemon (mipsel)
apg-daemon-debuginfo (mipsel)
apg-debuginfo (mipsel)

Maintainer: Denis Ovsienko


Last changed


May 11, 2018 Aleksei Nikiforov 2.2.3-alt5
- NMU: rebuilt with new glibc and converted summary to UTF-8.
March 27, 2011 Michael Shigorin 2.2.3-alt4
- rebuilt
- dropped pseudouser removal upon package deletion
  (considered harmful)
- minor spec cleanup
May 20, 2004 Denis Ovsienko 2.2.3-alt3
- improved interaction with xinetd and useradd/userdel