Introduction to cracklib
The cracklib package contains a library used to enforce strong passwords
by comparing user selected passwords to words in a chosen wordlist.
Download size: &cracklib-size;
Estimated Disk space required (with cracklib wordlist):
Estimated build time:
You will also need to download a wordlist for use with cracklib. There
are two wordlists to choose from at the following location. Use the
cracklib word list for good security, or opt for the
allwords word list for lightweight machines short on
RAM. You can of course choose any other word list that you
have at your disposal.