Subject: Re: Default MD5 passwords
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/21/2002 10:31:51
On Tue, 21 May 2002, Julio Merino wrote:

> Just a question... why NetBSD still comes with standard des passwords as
> default configuration? Wouldn't we enable MD5 in -current as default
> setup?

Probably so you could easily switch to 1.5.2 or older (or move users

Maybe it will become the default after 1.5.3 has been around for a while.

   Jeremy C. Reed