Date: Wed, 6 Sep 2006 23:53:44 +0400 From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: "Extra" in incremental mode not fully working Radim, On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 08:35:52AM +0400, Solar Designer wrote: > Anyway, this should have worked as long as the total number of different > characters (those coming from the .chr file and those you've added with > Extra) doesn't exceed CHARSET_SIZE (95 by default). I was wrong. JtR does indeed try to use your Extra characters to look up likely adjacent ones, which results in misbehavior when these characters are out of range (CHARSET_MIN to CHARSET_MAX). As you've found out, JtR 188.8.131.52+ correctly detects this problem but produces an incorrect error message. I will fix that. The correct solution for you is to rebuild JtR with the CHARSET_* settings that I had provided in an earlier posting. Yes, you'll have to generate a new .chr file, too. Thanks, -- Alexander Peslyak <solar at openwall.com> GPG key ID: 5B341F15 fp: B3FB 63F4 D7A3 BCCC 6F6E FC55 A2FC 027C 5B34 1F15 http://www.openwall.com - bringing security into open computing environments -- To unsubscribe, e-mail john-users-unsubscribe@...ts.openwall.com and reply to the automated confirmation request that will be sent to you.
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