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tac_pwd

tac_pwd

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NAME

tac_pwd - generate DES encryption of a password  

SYNOPSIS

tac_pwd [-eh] [salt]  

DESCRIPTION

tac_pwd prompts for a clear-text password and produces a DES encryption of that password on stdout which may be used in lieu of the clear-text representation in the tac_plus.conf(5).

The DES salt may be provide as a command-line argument.

 

COMMAND-LINE OPTIONS

-e
Do not echo the plain-text password to the terminal.
-h
Display help message.
 

SEE ALSO

crypt(3), tac_plus(8), tac_plus.conf(5)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
COMMAND-LINE OPTIONS
SEE ALSO

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