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crypt_bsdbf(5)        Standards, Environments, and Macros       crypt_bsdbf(5)



NAME
       crypt_bsdbf  -  password  hashing  module  using Blowfish cryptographic
       algorithm

SYNOPSIS
       /usr/lib/security/$ISA/crypt_bsdbf.so

DESCRIPTION
       The crypt_bsdbf module is a one-way password  hashing  module  for  use
       with  crypt(3C)  that  uses  the  Blowfish cryptographic algorithm. The
       algorithm identifier for crypt.conf(4) and policy.conf(4) is 2a.

       The maximum password length for crypt_bsdbf is 255 characters.

ATTRIBUTES
       See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:


       tab()    allbox;    cw(2.750000i)|     cw(2.750000i)     lw(2.750000i)|
       lw(2.750000i).  ATTRIBUTE TYPEATTRIBUTE VALUE MT-LevelSafe


SEE ALSO
       passwd(1),    crypt(3C),   crypt_genhash_impl(3C),   crypt_gensalt(3C),
       crypt_gensalt_impl(3C),  getpassphrase(3C),  crypt.conf(4),  passwd(4),
       policy.conf(4), attributes(5)



SunOS 5.10                        6 Aug 2003                    crypt_bsdbf(5)