Bug 9560 - xlock is incompatible with the new crypt
Summary: xlock is incompatible with the new crypt
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xlockmore   
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Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2000-02-18 16:49 UTC by Adam Herscher
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-19 00:13:14 UTC
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Description Adam Herscher 2000-02-18 16:49:18 UTC
I believe xlock that ships with RedHat 6.1 is incompatible with the new
style crypt() passwords.  I lock my screen, but cannot unlock it, as it's
most likely using some old crypt library instead of the MD5 one..

Adam Herscher

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2000-02-19 00:13:59 UTC
I can't reproduce this here. Local users with md5
passwords can lock and unlock the screen, both
with shadowed and unshadowed MD5 passwords.


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