Blowfish support in crypt() (glibc) ?

Rogelio Serrano rogelio at smsglobal.net
Sat Apr 17 13:11:50 PDT 2004


On 2004-04-18 10:55:53 +0800 Robert Connolly 
<robert at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:

> libxcrypt and crypt_blowfish are the same thing. 
> crypt_blowfish is a patch 
> against libcrypt.so, libxcrypt is the same code but standalone 
> in 
> libxcrypt.so. Suse is using both at the same time, even though 
> its redundent 
> (identical functions from 2 libs).
> 

im using those functions in uclibc cypt. im considering turning 
it into srp even for local login.




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