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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <wr...@rowe-clan.net>
Subject Re: apr_password_validate on win32 silently mishandles crypted hashes
Date Thu, 27 May 2004 03:16:34 GMT
At 09:05 PM 5/26/2004, Stas Bekman wrote:

>I've posted the following wording:
>
>/**
> * Validate hashes created by APR-supported algorithms: md5 and base64.
> * hashes created by crypt are supported only on platforms that provide
> * crypt(3), so don't rely on that function unless you know that your
> * application will be run only on platforms that support it.
> * @param passwd The password to validate
> * @param hash The password to validate against
> */
>
>Is that good enough?

_Please_ use @bug to document any platform specific, unpredictable,
or wildly incorrect behavior.  The days of /* XXX: */ should be long gone
now that doxygen will tabulate all our problems for us :)

Bill



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