Re: [dev] suckless password manager

From: Andreas Neustifter <>
Date: Fri, 11 Dec 2009 10:08:34 +0100

On 10.12.2009, at 23:07, anonymous wrote:

> Currently I have only found one simple password manager: pwsafe. It
> can be used from command line, can work with X clipboard and uses
> good cryptography I think. But it is not supported now and it's code
> depends on readline, autotools, written in C++ and consists of
> one .cpp file. As I can see suckless projects mostly works with X11
> in the unix way. pwsafe also do some trick with X11: it puts
> password into clipboard and clears it after you put password
> somewhere with middle-click. So if someone there understands both
> cryptography, X11 and UNIX well it can be a good idea for new
> suckless project. Maybe code can be simplified by switching to
> another database structure not compatible with PasswordSafe.
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