Blowfish support in crypt() (glibc) ?

Ian Molton spyro at
Mon Jun 7 18:37:05 PDT 2004

On Tue, 8 Jun 2004 11:20:26 +1000
Ryan.Oliver at wrote:

> Like all security you have to choose what you apply where to suit the
> individual requirements of your implementation depending on its
> exposure.

and, of course, this is HLFS...

the question is... which is best? new (unproven) code for a better hash,
or old proven code for a weaker but still very good hash?

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