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david nicol
May 11, 2003 22:03
Re: [DOC PATCH] [perl #1165] crypt accepts any character as salt
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The comment belongs within the parentheses.

-+'/', 0..9, 'A'..'Z', 'a'..'z')[rand 64, rand 64]>).  This set of
++'/', 0..9, 'A'..'Z', 'a'..'z')[rand 64, rand 64]>.  This set of
 +characters is just a recommendation.  The characters allowed in
 +the salt depend solely on your systems crypt library, Perl can't
-+restrict what salts C<crypt()> accepts.
++restrict what salts C<crypt()> accepts.)

On Fri, 2003-05-09 at 12:56, Casey West wrote:
> Since Schwern hasn't been able to convince anyone that this should be
> fixed in the interpreter, I'm going to supply his suggested
> documentation patch.
>   Casey West
David Nicol, independent consultant and contractor
have a nice day, really. 

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