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f.fracassi at gmx.net
Mon Feb 19 06:49:50 PST 2001
On Saturday 17 February 2001 13:35, you wrote:
[explanation of alfs-app <-> alfs.pm deleted]
Now that makes sense, so if I got you right the alfs-app is kind of a
frontbackend and the alfs.pm is a backbackend? :)
> BTW I appreciate your comments, as I agree that ALFS has
> "High Security Installation" capabilties. Does the seperation
> make more sense?
Thanks, and yes it does.
> I wanted to keep the "encryption" of the
> basic <passwd> element as simple as say crypt. If we make it
> too specific we would eliminate frontends that could be made
> or work within our framework?
I am still in doubt here, but I suppose that will stay until I see the actual
implementation. So I would say lets see how it works, then we can still
improve it, if it should become nessesary.
Otherwise I agree with you, I always prefer an simple system.
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