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From c...@apache.org
Subject Re: mod_auth-any/5660: .htpass does not work - password mismatch error
Date Wed, 03 May 2000 20:08:36 GMT
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Synopsis: .htpass does not work - password mismatch error

State-Changed-From-To: open-closed
State-Changed-By: coar
State-Changed-When: Wed May  3 13:08:35 PDT 2000
Different operating systems often use different algorithms
for their crypt() routine.  This means that .htpasswd files
are commonly not transportable.

If you add the '-m' flag to your htpasswd command, the
passwords will be encrypted using a common MD5 algorithm
that is built into Apache.  Passwords that are encrypted
this way will work on any system, and the files are

Release-Changed-From-To: Apache 1.3.9 Server-1.3.9
Release-Changed-By: coar
Release-Changed-When: Wed May  3 13:08:35 PDT 2000

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