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From Rodent of Unusual Size <Ken.C...@Golux.Com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] - crypt() patched to run on Windows 9x/NT!
Date Sat, 22 May 1999 19:43:32 GMT
Stanislaw wrote:
> Hello, dudes, here am I with patch that uses "wincrypt.h" instead of
> "crypt.h"... Well, this is not _exactly_ a patch, it's C source (I have
> no time to use diff :). Enjoy it!

AFAIK, there is no native crypt() function in Windows (any
flavour).  If that's the case, this would only work if we
bundled the function (from MSVC is it?) with our binary --
which means shipping encryption technology without a

We decided to work around this by including the exportable
MD5 engine to encrypt passwords on Windows.  That showed up
in 1.3.6, although it wasn't enabled properly (fixed in the
next release).
#ken  P-)}

Ken Coar                    <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/>
Apache Software Foundation  <>
"Apache Server for Dummies" <http://Web.Golux.Com/coar/ASFD/>

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