Pass

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Introduction

'pass' is a simple, flexible command line password manager that follows the Unix philosophy of simple tools for one job. The application saves each password in an encrypted GPG file and allows organizing them in various folder hierarchies. It also uses shell tab completion.

Installation

sudo apt-get install gpg pass

Configuration

Generate your GPG keys...

gpg --gen-key

Check your GPG keys...

gpg --list-keys

Initialise the 'pass' Password Store...

pass init 'John Smith <email@address.com>'

The GPG id used is put in a dotfile here...

~/.password-store/.gpg-id

The contents look like this...

John Smith <john@smith.com>

Usage

Insert

Single password...

pass insert Test/test.com

Multiple lines...

pass insert -m Test/test.com

List

pass

Retrieve

pass Test/test.com

Edit

pass edit Test/test.com

Search

pass find test
pass grep test

Clipboard

pass -c Test/test.com

Delete

pass rm Test/test.com

Generate

pass generate Test/test.com 8

GUI

https://qtpass.org

Links

https://git.zx2c4.com/password-store/about/

https://www.passwordstore.org

http://www.webupd8.org/2016/03/manage-passwords-from-command-line-with.html