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passwords manager

Gnu-pw-mgr is a password manager designed to make it easy to reconstruct difficult passwords when they are needed while limiting the risk of attack. The user of this program inputs a self-defined transformation of a web site URL and obtains the password and user name hint for that web site.


Documentation available online at

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gnu-pw-mgr


version 1.6 (stable)
released on 7 October 2015

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Leaders and contributors

Bruce Korb Author and maintainer

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Software prerequisites

Required to buildautotools (autoconf, automake and libtool), autogen, gnulib, git

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.


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