Perl crypt()

Jason Pyeron jason at
Wed Aug 13 18:18:36 UTC 2003

On Wed, 13 Aug 2003, David Miller wrote:

> On 8/13/2003 6:38 AM -0400, Jason Pyeron wrote:
> > yes, but one could standardize on the Perl implementation.
> The Perl implementation isn't even standard across platforms.  It uses
> libcrypt if you have it on your system, or whatever crypt() function your C
> library supports.

Good to know. I only use RedHat and Cygwin, so I just assumed. BTW the 
code posted was a port of crypt for use with bugzilla. We use it in our 
Java version.

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