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Strong password generator

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passgen is a tool for generating strong passwords. It provides both command line utility and python module.


passgen can be installed with pip:

$ pip install passgen


Basic usage of passgen command line utility is as follows:

$ passgen

passgen can also accepts several arguments configuring the outcome. Overall synopsis is:

$ passgen [-h] [-l LENGTH] [-n NUMBER]



Display help

-l, --length LENGTH

Passwords should contain LENGTH characters

-n, --number NUMBER

Generate NUMBER passwords


Below are some examples of passgen usage:

    # Most basic usage. Outputs 10 passwords.
$ passgen

# Using -n argument. Generate just two passwords.
$ passgen -n 2

# Using -l argument. Generate passwords with eight characters.
$ passgen -l 8



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