The following is the standard way suggested to set the environment variable for the
But it clearly shows/stores my password in plain-text. Even if I wrote a script that will read the password by not echoing it on the screen, the password gets stored in plain-text and when I type the command:
printenv, it clearly shows.
Is there any way so that I need not have to store the password in the environment variable and still be able to use
wget or other internet programs?