md5 crypt and ncsa_auth

Joel Pearson pearj at
Wed Feb 26 19:20:34 EST 2003

Ahh I can't believe it, it does work after all :-)

I remember now, when I tried authenticating off the password file originally
for some reason I tried use /etc/passwd instead of /etc/shadow.

I feel stupid now :-)

Thanks for enlightening me


"Martijn van Oosterhout" <kleptog at>
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