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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: just use md5 for win32?
Date Mon, 12 Jan 1998 15:33:49 GMT
On Mon, 12 Jan 1998, Ben Laurie wrote:

> Marc Slemko wrote:
> > 
> > Should we just use md5 for win32 and skip crypt?
> > 
> > It means that htpasswd files can't be transferred from unix.  Do other NT
> > servers use htpasswd files?  What do they use?  Is it worth taking extra
> > effort to make existing crypt()ed files (at least from some platforms)
> > transferrable?
> 
> It isn't a requirement that they should be transportable, is it? I'm not
> at all convinced that all Unixes have identical crypt()'s anyway (e.g.
> FreeBSD passwd files certainly don't look like anyone else's).

That's 'cause they use md5 by default.  <g>

If you use DES, they do.


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