random_password: Generate a random password with a specified length

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) See Also Examples

View source: R/random_password.R

Description

This function generates a random passord sampled from the ASCII table.

Usage

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random_password(length = 12, replace = FALSE, extended = TRUE)

Arguments

length

length of the password

replace

sample from the ASCII table with (TRUE) or without (FALSE) replacement?

extended

if FALSE, use alphanumeric characters only; otherwise use all the ASCII characters

Value

a character string

Author(s)

Yihui Xie <http://yihui.name>

See Also

sample

Examples

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random_password()
# set the seed to get fixed password every time; you may just remember the seed
# and forget the real password because it's reproducible
set.seed(123)
random_password()
# long password
random_password(20, TRUE)

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