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Welcome to the BashPass Wiki

BashPass is a simple command-line tool that helps you manage your passwords securely in a local password store. With BashPass, you don't have to worry about remembering all your different passwords, or writing them down in an insecure manner. Instead, you can easily add, update, delete, and copy passwords to your clipboard with a single command.

This wiki is designed to help you get started with BashPass, and to provide you with more information about its features and capabilities. Here you will find step-by-step guides on how to use BashPass, answers to frequently asked questions, and tips and tricks to help you make the most of this powerful tool.


BashPass comes with a range of features to help you manage your passwords effectively. Here are some of the key features:

  • Secure Password Storage: BashPass stores your passwords locally on your machine, so you don't have to worry about your passwords being stored on a remote server.
  • Password Generation: With BashPass, you can generate strong, random passwords with ease.
  • Clipboard Management: BashPass makes it easy to copy passwords to your clipboard securely, without leaving your password in your clipboard for too long.
  • Git Integration: BashPass allows you to synchronize your password store with a remote git repository, so you can access your passwords from multiple devices.
  • Flexible Configuration: BashPass allows you to customize various settings, such as the length of generated passwords, the location of your password store, and more.


If you would like to contribute to the BashPass project, we would be happy to hear from you! Whether you want to report a bug, suggest a new feature, or submit a patch, please head over to our contributing guidelines to get started..