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Date: Fri, 8 May 2015 15:09:20 +0300
From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com>
To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: get_binary_*() and get_hash_*() methods

Aleksey,

On Fri, May 08, 2015 at 02:58:31PM +0300, Aleksey Cherepanov wrote:
> Or the question may sound differently: are
> get_hash[]() methods called sequentially for each binary like the
> following algo?

No.  During cracking, at most one get_hash[]() method is called per
{password, salt}.

I've already posted the entire relevant excerpt from cracker.c in here.
Please simply read this small code snippet instead of imagining things.

Thanks,

Alexander

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