Password hashing algorithms

stefan at stefan at
Wed Jun 13 10:34:41 PDT 2001

On Wed, Jun 13, 2001 at 07:02:50PM +0200, Kristoffer Ekelund wrote:
> Ok, thanks, I'll try that out soon. Do you know where I could find out
> more about this, what package/program is it that reads this setting from
> /etc/logins.defs ?

And do not forget to change your pwd after the modification to 
update the hash. 
I think the shadow package should be the one, but i do not
know if it has good documentation. I think google will return
a lot of links if you are looking for info.


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