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Re: Suggestions wanted: how to generated MD5-encrypted passw



Michael Stone writes:
>It is if a recent linux kernel is your only target. Some people have to
>write scripts that are more platform independent.

Several other systems now also have a /dev/random, it's worth checking
to see if it exists to get quality random data before mangling up your
own of more dubious quality.

But this discussion hardly ought to be on this list, it has nothing to
do with MD5 passwords and nothing to do with PAM.  Please let it die.

michaelkjohnson

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