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bnpass - bnetd password utility

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NAME

bnpass - bnetd password utility

SYNOPSIS

bnpass [ options] [--] [ cleartextpassword]

DESCRIPTION

bnpass is a small utility which will output the ASCII hashed version of the clear text password in the same format as used in bnetd account files. This may be useful for writing a script to generate accounts or to reset a password in the bnetd user database.
If cleartextpassword is not specified you will be prompted to enter it into the standard input.

OPTIONS

-h --help --usage
Print usage information and exit.
-v --version
Print its version number and exit.
--
Signal end of options. Any further arguments will be treated as passwords even if they begin with a "-".

NOTES

The current version is available with the bnetd distribution at:
http://www.bnetd.org/

SEE ALSO

bnetd(1), bnchat(1), bnftp(1)

AUTHOR

Ross Combs ( ross@bnetd.org)
09 April, 1999 BNETD