Forgive me if I'm wrong, but I believe the crypt() function is not
exported outside the U.S. and I note the requestor is
outside the U.S., so his Un*x probably doesn't have it.
On Mon, 1 Jul 1996 21:03:40 -0700 (PDT) Arnaud Girsch wrote:
> > I would like to know if you know where i can get the encryption algorythm
> > that Sun Solaris 2.5 uses to write its /etc/shadow file.
> > I am trying to write some proggy that can let me create users thru email,
> > i have so many by day!! i want to make this an automated process,
> > and all i need now is to know the way this encryption is made.
> If that's really what you want to do, you don't need the algorythm, but
> just have a look at crypt(3) on all (?) Un*x systems.