Install poppassd 1.8.10 on CentOS 8


I installed poppassd 1.8.10 on CentOS 8.

Last time I installed cmake 3.18.3. This was to install poppassd 1.8.10.

Install cmake 3.18.3 on CentOS 8

With cmake 3.11.4 from poppassd 1.8.9, the previous method failed to install with an error.

Install poppassd on CentOS 8

・CentOS Linux release 8.2.2004 (Core)
・Kernel 4.18.0-193.19.1.el8_2.x86_64


  1. Install “Development Tools”
  2. install pam-devel
  3. git clone poppassd-ceti.git
  4. cmake
  5. Use the previously installed version of cmake 3.18.3

  6. make
  7. make install
  8. Check /etc/pam.d/poppassd
  9. install xinetd
  10. The systemd service didn’t work due to an error, so I went with xinetd.

  11. Create /etc/xinetd.d/poppassd
  12. Enable xinetd and start
  13. Operation check
  14. Create a guest user and check the operation of poppassd. And also check that the password has been changed by ssh.

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