Password Managers

prs – fast and secure password manager for the terminal

prs is a secure, fast and convenient password manager for the terminal.

Security is backed by GPG which is used all over the world and has been battle-tested.

This is free and open source software.

Features include:

  • Fully featured fast & friendly command line tool.
  • Built-in password generator.
  • Recipient management
  • History tracking,
  • Rollbacks.
  • Housekeeping utilities.
  • Tomb support to prevent metadata leakage.
  • Temporary copy secrets to clipboard.
  • Uses the battle-tested GPG to secure your secrets.
  • Automatic synchronization with git including history tracking.
  • Supports multiple machines with easy recipient management.
  • Easily edit secrets using your default editor.
  • Supports smart aliases, property selection.
  • Compatible with pass*.
  • Supports multiple cryptography backends.
  • Support for TOTP tokens for two-factor authentication.
  • Scriptable with -y, -f, -I flags
  • Accurate & useful error reporting
  • Tweaks and optimizations:
    • Greatly improved synchronization speed through git with connection reuse*
    • Super fast interactive secret/recipient selection through skim
    • Prevents messing with your clipboard, no unexpected overwrites or clipboard loss
    • When using Tomb, it is automatically opened, closed and resized for you
    • Commands have short and conventional aliases for faster and more convenient usage
    • Uses security best practices (secrets: zeroed, mlock, madvice, no format, etc)
  • Cross-platform support: runs under Linux, FreeBSD, macOS, and Windows.

Developer: Tim Visee
License: GNU General Public License v3.0

Help for prs

prs is written in Rust. Learn Rust with our recommended free books and free tutorials.

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