Subject: Re: libcrypto vs. libcrypt
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: None <>
List: tech-security
Date: 03/12/2003 09:25:38
>>So, I ran into an irritating problem with xscreensaver-gnome yesterday. 
>>It appears that, because I have Kerberos enabled, and therefore it's
>>linked with libcrypto, that the version of crypt(3) in libcrypto is
>>overriding the one in libcrypt, and therefore my Blowfish password
>>entries do not work.
>	no objection here (glad you mentioned), but it will need a shlib major
>	bump...

	or we could just compile source under lib/libcrypt into libcrypto.
	does it make sense to you?