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cracklib-2.9.7-3.5 RPM for x86_64

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Name: cracklib Distribution: openSUSE Tumbleweed
Version: 2.9.7 Vendor: openSUSE
Release: 3.5 Build date: Wed Jun 15 03:46:45 2022
Group: Development/Libraries/C and C++ Build host: lamb27
Size: 193959 Source RPM: cracklib-2.9.7-3.5.src.rpm
Summary: Library to crack passwords using dictionaries
CrackLib tests passwords to determine whether they match
certainsecurity-oriented characteristics. You can use CrackLib to
stopusers from choosing passwords that are too simple.This package
contains a full dictionary file used by cracklib.






* Thu Nov 04 2021
  - %check: really test the package [bsc#1191736]
* Wed Aug 11 2021 Jan Engelhardt <>
  - Drop --with-pic, as it has no effect with --disable-static.
* Tue Jun 02 2020 Michael Gorse <>
  - Update to version 2.9.7:
    + fix a buffer overflow processing long words.
  - Drop 0003-overflow-processing-gecos.patch and
    0004-overflow-processing-long-words.patch: fixed upstream.
  - Update source URI.
  - Remove use of translation-update-upstream. It cannot be added to
    ring 0 on leap, and 2.9.7 has some translation fixes
* Fri May 22 2020 Michael Gorse <>
  - Enable translation-update-upstream on leap, to remove the use of
    is_opensuse (jsc#SLE-12096).
* Wed May 06 2020
  - use /usr/lib instead of %{_libexecdir}, %{_libexecdir} should
    contain internal binaries, not data
* Thu Feb 22 2018
  - Use %license (boo#1082318)
* Sat Nov 11 2017
  - Update to 2.9.6
    * fix issue with sort and locale
    * some particularly bad cases to the cracklib small dictionary
    * updates to cracklib-words (adds a bunch of other dictionary lists)
    * migration to github
  - run spec-cleaner
* Mon Dec 12 2016
  - Only buildrequire and call translation-update-upstream on SLE:
    the package in openSUSE is a dummy and is empty.
* Wed Aug 17 2016
  - Add patch 0004-overflow-processing-long-words.patch
    to fix a new buffer overflow identified together with bsc#992966.
* Mon Aug 15 2016
  - Relabel patches:
    cracklib-magic.diff -> 0001-cracklib-magic.diff
    cracklib-2.9.2-visibility.patch -> 0002-cracklib-2.9.2-visibility.patch
  - Add patch 0003-overflow-processing-gecos.patch
    to fix a buffer overflow in GECOS parser (bsc#992966 CVE-2016-6318)



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