passwd - The passwd utility for setting/changing passwords using PAM

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic x86_64
Package name passwd
Package version 1.0.14
Package release alt1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 28.60 KB
Download size 28.60 KB
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This package contains a system utility (passwd) which is used to update
a user's authentication token(s).


Package Version Architecture Repository
passwd-1.0.14-alt1.i586.rpm 1.0.14 i586 Classic
passwd - - -


Name Value
/etc/control.d/facilities(control_fmode) -
/etc/control.d/facilities(is_builtin_mode) -
/etc/control.d/facilities(new_fmode) -
/etc/control.d/facilities(new_help) -
/etc/control.d/facilities(new_summary) -
/etc/control.d/functions -
/etc/pam.d -
/etc/tcb -
/lib64/ -
/usr/sbin/control -
/usr/sbin/control-dump -
/usr/sbin/control-restore -
PAM( -
control - - - -
libpam(include) - - - - -
pam0(system-auth) -
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rpmlib(SetVersions) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
shadow-utils >= 1:4.0.0-alt3


Name Value
pam0(passwd) -
passwd = 1.0.14-alt1


Type URL
Binary Package passwd-1.0.14-alt1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package passwd-1.0.14-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] x86_64 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install passwd rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install passwd




2018-07-01 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1.0.14-alt1
- Refuse to change password for different logged in user by default
(closes: #33440).
- passwd -d: clarify the meaning of delete option (closes: #34906).
- passwd -S: support detection of modern encryption modes (by vt@).
2018-03-16 - Igor Vlasenko <> 1.0.13-alt1.1
- NMU: added URL.
2012-08-24 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1.0.13-alt1
- /usr/sbin/passwd: always check seteuid return code.
2010-01-27 - Slava Semushin <> 1.0.12-alt3
- passwd.8: fixed NAME section for whatis (Closes: #21238)
2007-04-14 - Dmitry V. Levin <> 1.0.12-alt2
- Reduced macro abuse in specfile.

See Also

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paxctl-0.9-alt1.x86_64.rpm paxctl - user-space utility to control PaX flags
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