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Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 22:10:59 +0400
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: Re: hah what format ?

On Thu, Jul 30, 2009 at 08:03:13PM +0200, websiteaccess wrote:
>  But there is something I don't understand : 
>  go to
>  type "pierre" then check the md5(unix) (I suppose md5(unix) = 
> MD5-based crypt(3)) field. it's not 
> $1$6ujiFow0$gjGySuCT6BCfPRmD2QtgS.  it's 
> $1$5dwRneY/$.ca9liWeSOSt0z6So2JuN1

That's because these are salted hashes and you're not providing a
specific salt, so the system picks a random(?) salt for you.  At the URL
above, you can enter "pierre" for the password and "6ujiFow0" for the
salt, then you get your expected hash in the proper output field.


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