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Date:      Fri, 25 Oct 1996 10:08:57 +1000 (EST)
From:      Carl Makin <>
Cc:        Lior Elazary <>
Subject:   Re: questions-digest V1 #1496
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> Subject: FrontPage DES
> I am tring to set up FrontPage of a FreeBsd2.1.5 computer. Every thing
> look ok, but the password encryption dose not work. I did some reserch
> and found that the password encryption that apache uses is MD5 and
> Frontpage id DES. I tried to install DES, but I dont see a change. Can
> you help me how to install DES, so that apache will use that instand of

The easiest way to get this working is to make up your passwords using the
Apache htpasswd utility and put the MD5 passwords into the Frontpage
passwords file <doc root>/_vti_pvt/service.pwd.  You can't change
passwords using Frontpage but that is the only limitation.


Carl Makin (VK1KCM)  <>;  'Work +61 6 262 1576'   "Speaking for myself only!"
'If you want to make your spouse pay attention to what you say...
             Talk in your sleep!'

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