[ale] crypt? passwd? faulty package?

Joseph A Knapka jknapka at earthlink.net
Thu Oct 17 15:45:57 EDT 2002

attriel wrote:
> But it doesn't really matter what salt you use (the script I have takes
> characters 3 and 4 from what you type; it's just something arbitrary :) 
> But the user never knows what their salt is (and it changes everytime they
> change their password).  It's all internal bookkeeping.

Thank you for the explanation. That's exactly what I was looking


-- Joe

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