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OpenSolaris 2009.06 - man page for mkpwdict (opensolaris section 1m)

mkpwdict(1M)						  System Administration Commands					      mkpwdict(1M)

mkpwdict - maintain password-strength checking database
/usr/sbin/mkpwdict [-s dict1,... ,dictN] [-d destination-path]
The mkpwdict command adds words to the dictionary-lookup database used by pam_authtok_check(5) and passwd(1). Files containing words to be added to the database can be specified on the command-line using the -s flag. These source files should have a single word per line, much like /usr/share/lib/dict/words. If -s is omitted, mkpwdict will use the value of DICTIONLIST specified in /etc/default/passwd (see passwd(1)). The database is created in the directory specified by the -d option. If this option is omitted, mkpwdict uses the value of DICTIONDBDIR specified in /etc/default/passwd (see passwd(1)). The default location is /var/passwd.
The following options are supported: -s Specifies a comma-separated list of files containing words to be added to the dictionary-lookup database. -d Specifies the target location of the dictionary-database.
/etc/default/passwd See passwd(1). /var/passwd default destination directory
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes: +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ | ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Availability |SUNWcsu | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+ |Interface Stability |Evolving | +-----------------------------+-----------------------------+
passwd(1), attributes(5), pam_authtok_check(5) SunOS 5.11 1 Jun 2004 mkpwdict(1M)