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Crypt::Cracklib - Perl interface to Alec Muffett's Cracklib.

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NAME

Crypt::Cracklib - Perl interface to Alec Muffett's Cracklib.

SYNOPSIS

  use Crypt::Cracklib;
  my $reason = fascist_check($password, $dictionary);
  print "Ok"  if  check($password, $dictionary);
  print "Bad" if !check($password, $dictionary);

DESCRIPTION

This is a simple interface to the cracklib library.

FUNCTIONS

fascist_check( $password, [ $dictionary ] )
 
Returns a string value. Either an error, or "ok".
bad_pass( $password, [ $dictionary ] )
 
Returns a non-empty string on success or an empty string on failure.
check( $password, [ $dictionary ] )
 
Returns a true or false value if the password is acceptable or not.

AUTHOR

Dan Sully <daniel@cpan.org>

BUGS

Please file bugs at https://github.com/dsully/perl-crypt-cracklib/issues

SEE ALSO

perl(1).
2017-07-21 perl v5.26.0