Rick’s blog

Hi, I’m Rick. I’m glad you found my blog. This is where I share my two cents about technology, open-source software, Linux, and more cool stuff. There’s not much here yet, but I’m sure that will change soon enough.

Managing passwords effortlessly - the UNIX way

I have been managing passwords with pass, the standard UNIX password manager, for a while now, and I cannot recommend it enough. This particular password manager excels in its simplicity: one password is stored in one file, encrypted by GnuPG, inside of a Git repository. Categories of passwords are elegantly represented by the directory structure of the password store. pass has a simple command line interface, which allows for easy interfacing with other software, such as dmenu or rofi, through shell scripting....

November 8, 2022 ยท Rick Boks