help!Need to generate passwds and nicknames!

help!Need to generate passwds and nicknames!

Post by W. B » Fri, 09 Nov 2001 22:09:02



Hello,

I have urgent need of 300 safe passwds and nicknames, for
putting student info on the internet.

How to generate them automatically on linux?

        Thank you

Wolfgang Bergmann

 
 
 

help!Need to generate passwds and nicknames!

Post by chris alber » Fri, 09 Nov 2001 22:42:38



> Hello,

> I have urgent need of 300 safe passwds and nicknames, for
> putting student info on the internet.

 Wolfgang

man mkpasswd
or you can get pwgen from an rpm site.
The first uses expect and will allow you
to apply the passwords to a user at the
same time you make them .
For nicknames I suggest you use their
email account names.

Chris