Date: Mon, 7 Nov 2011 17:05:55 -0600 From: "jfoug" <jfoug@....net> To: <john-dev@...ts.openwall.com> Subject: RE: post 1.7.8-jumbo-7 changes summary The original patch had problems. The problem was likely only going to be a performance hit, but a performance hit, none the less. Now, it properly does init() once, and make sure it DOES do this init(). There is a -v2 of the patch. That version is a replacement for the original simple patch. Jim. >From: jfoug [mailto:jfoug@....net] > >Note, there is a new 'fix' for dynamic. Under certain situations, >init() >was not functioning. I had logic that did a short circuit of init(), if >the >type did not change. I removed that so that init will always be run. > >This showed up in the last format (highest number, i.e. 29), and would >happen if the format was being 'forced' to 29. I think it would also >have >happened, if forced to the highest number within the john.conf 'script' >loaded items also, if that one was force set. > >Jim.
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