Re: MD5/Des Hashing

Dale E. Reed Jr. ( (no email) )
Wed, 12 Aug 1998 12:58:09 -0700

Greg Johnson Perry-Spencer wrote:
> I did try removing the one $ from the string, but no luck. The FreeBSDish
> MD5 string is much longer than the RadiusNT MD5 passwd string. In debug
> mode, I wrote down the RadiusNT string that it displayed, changed this in
> my passwd file and was able login. I guess I need to check with the
> FreeBSD camp?

That would be your best bet. I know one other unix system used a
different passwd file encryption, but I don't remember which one
it was. MD5 routines in RadiusNT are the same ones it uses for the
protocol as well as the passwd file. It is a are very standard

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