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Re: (ITS#5524) Additions to the Security section of the Admin Guide

On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 01:07:22PM +0100, Gavin Henry wrote:

> I've patched security.sdf and I'm abotu to clean up some typos and 
> formating.


> Should we also mention that CRYPT is platform specific?

I put in a note about the glibc2 version, but I was not aware of any
platform oddities on the traditional 13-character version. Are there
other MD5 variants?

We could also mention the LANMAN scheme which I forgot to include as
it is a compile-time option.

> Lastly, should I also put:
> Portions Copyright 2008 Andrew Findlay <andrew.findlay@skills-1st.co.uk>
> into doc/guide/COPYRIGHT  ?

Yes please.

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