cracklib-dicts - The standard CrackLib dictionaries

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository CentOS i386
Package filename cracklib-dicts-2.8.16-4.el6.i686.rpm
Package name cracklib-dicts
Package version 2.8.16
Package release 4.el6
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Category System Environment/Libraries
License LGPLv2+
Maintainer -
Download size 3.59 MB
Installed size 8.90 MB
The cracklib-dicts package includes the CrackLib dictionaries.
CrackLib will need to use the dictionary appropriate to your system,
which is normally put in /usr/share/dict/words. Cracklib-dicts also
contains the utilities necessary for the creation of new dictionaries.
If you are installing CrackLib, you should also install cracklib-dicts.


Package Version Architecture Repository
cracklib-dicts-2.8.16-4.el6.x86_64.rpm 2.8.16 x86_64 CentOS
cracklib-dicts - - -


Name Value
cracklib = 2.8.16-4.el6


Name Value
cracklib-dicts = 2.8.16-4.el6
cracklib-dicts(x86-32) = 2.8.16-4.el6


Type URL
Binary Package cracklib-dicts-2.8.16-4.el6.i686.rpm
Source Package cracklib-2.8.16-4.el6.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install cracklib-dicts rpm package:

# yum install cracklib-dicts




2011-02-01 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.16-4
- build those updated translations
- limit which man pages we pull in
2011-01-27 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.16-3
- pull in man pages from Debian (#583932)
- update zh_CN translation (#627449)
2010-05-20 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.16-2
- pull in changes to the Hindi translation (#589188)
2010-04-20 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.16-1
- update to 2.8.16
2010-01-22 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.15-3
- add passwords derived from rockyou breach data to the dictionaries (Matthew
Miller, #557592)
2010-01-21 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.15-2
- update license: tag
- include license file
2009-12-01 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.15-1
- update to 2.8.15
- update cracklib-words to the current version (2008-05-07)
- fixup URLs for various dictionary sources that we use
- fix freeing-an-uninitialized-pointer in the python module (SF#2907102)
- add a disttag
2009-07-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 2.8.13-6
- Rebuilt for
2009-05-18 - Nalin Dahyabhai <> - 2.8.13-5
- add explicit dependency on gzip for the sake of cracklib-format (Daniel
Mach, #501278)
2009-02-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 2.8.13-4
- Rebuilt for

See Also

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