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Re: pwgen / pagen - only numbers



On Monday, 18.09.2006 at 12:27 +1000, Matthew Palmer wrote:

> On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 03:19:27AM +0200, acid0@web.de wrote:
> > You cant generate passwords with only numbers in it with pwgen.
> 
> Sounds like a chance for a feature enhancement you could make.
> 
> > But maybe pwgen is better i dont know. My program cant generate
> > PWs with only letters at time.
> > And by the way, i found a bug in pwgen with the following syntax:
> > $ pwgen -s -B -1 10 3
> > it looks like this:
> > 32
> > dsl450fls2
> > lf03j4n59d
> 
> You're right -- sometimes (but only sometimes) the first password is
> truncated.  I even got it to truncate the first two passwords to the same
> length.  The length of the truncated password varied between runs, too.
> 
> Definite bug report time.

It's already reported: check the following bugs for pwgen:

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=355153

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=368010

Dave.
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