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Old 09-28-2007, 02:00 AM   #1
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MD5 Encrypted Password


could u tell me how to generate MD5 encrypted password in linux using perl or any linux command

Old 09-28-2007, 03:39 AM   #2
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Try this for a pure MD5 hash of your password:

echo -n "your_plaintext_password" | md5sum -


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