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Old 08-12-2003, 11:23 PM   #1
mastahnke
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SHA, MD5, LDAP for passwords


I have a server authenticating against a Netscape/SunONE directory and it works fine, but when a user uses the passwd command to change passwords, the hash sent to the directory doesn't match what the user types.

Results:
PW in the LDAP direcotry is unkown, because hash is SHA
Linux uses MD5....

Can I make Linux use md5?

Any other solutions?
 
Old 09-24-2003, 03:54 PM   #2
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im not exactly sure but i believe you would have to look into how pam and libc works libc stores passwords for passwd i can be setup to do sha or what ever else you need google for it i guess
 
Old 09-25-2003, 02:36 AM   #3
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Check here

http://www.mandrakesecure.net/en/docs/ldap-auth2.php
 
  


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