Quickly generate passwords for your accounts, using any character set you prefer, with this lightweight, minimalistic application. The widespread use of password managers has also increased the demand for password generators.
It can make any number of entirely different passwords for websites and applications from a master password of your choice. You can customize the password generated to include uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers and/or symbols.
makepasswd generates true random passwords by using the /dev/urandom feature of Linux, with the emphasis on security over pronounceability. It can also encrypt plaintext passwords given on the command line.