Date: Sun, 1 Jul 2012 18:28:38 +0400 From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> To: john-dev@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Significant items concerning the MS Windows (cygwin) build of john-1.7.9-jumbo-6 Dhiru, On Sun, Jul 01, 2012 at 12:40:56PM +0530, Dhiru Kholia wrote: > The colon (":") in the path is causing john to fail. Why does this happen, exactly? Is this some processing inside of John itself or inside Cygwin? In the latter case: > I can internally > convert the colon to something else to prevent the failure. This is be > a common problem with almost all non-hash formats when running under > Windows (which uses colon in the path name). Maybe convert e.g. "C:\" to "/cygdrive/c/" inside an #ifdef __CYGWIN32__ ... #endif block in these *_fmt*.c files? Alexander
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