[CentOS] Using keepass on Centos 6

Wed Sep 21 22:35:41 UTC 2016
Valeri Galtsev <galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu>

On Wed, September 21, 2016 5:25 pm, Gordon Messmer wrote:
> On 09/21/2016 02:48 PM, Valeri Galtsev wrote:
>> I use KeepassX. That one has versions for pretty much all open source
>> systems (Linux, *BSD) and for variety of others widely used systems:
>> MacOS, Android, iOS, MS Windows (just listed the ones I know of).
> So we're back to this...  KeepassX is compatible with the Keepass 2
> database format, but is not Keepass.  KeepassX has OS X and Windows
> ports, but the mobile clients you're referring to are also ports of
> Keepass (not KeepassX) or are Keepass-compatible applications.
> KeepassX doesn't support plugins at all, so none of these are available:
> http://keepass.info/plugins.html

Aha, great, thanks for setting us straight!

>> Thanks
>> to that I can open the same encrypted password store on pretty much all
>> devices and systems I use. However, no, I don't consider it reasonable
>> for
>> myself to use it from inside web browser
> Do you use KeepassX's auto-type?  That's (approximately) what KeeFox
> does, except that the plugin interface is more secure.  Note that
> KeepassX doesn't offer that feature on OS X and Windows.  Since web
> passwords are probably the most common use of a password manager,
> auto-fill of web login forms should be considered an essential function
> for such a program.  Between the two, Keepass is a much better option.
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Valeri Galtsev
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