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authorGravatar Matt Weber <matthew.weber@rockwellcollins.com>2018-12-05 20:06:27 -0600
committerGravatar Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>2018-12-15 11:24:02 +0100
commit2e104e22ea23478e3d7cd6113dba340533140e41 (patch)
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parentaacf3acb8455682d8dac4a68cf0f7984dd71b549 (diff)
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system cfg: update mkpasswd SHA option txt
This patch drops the comment about checking the C libraries version as they now all support it by default glibc 2.7+ uclibc (bdd8362a88 package/uclibc: defconfig: enable sha-256...) musl 1.1.14+ Reviewed-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr> Cc: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998@free.fr> Signed-off-by: Matthew Weber <matthew.weber@rockwellcollins.com> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter@korsgaard.com>
-rw-r--r--system/Config.in12
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 10 deletions
diff --git a/system/Config.in b/system/Config.in
index 9e34f11b6c..e33568f7ed 100644
--- a/system/Config.in
+++ b/system/Config.in
@@ -81,20 +81,12 @@ config BR2_TARGET_GENERIC_PASSWD_MD5
config BR2_TARGET_GENERIC_PASSWD_SHA256
bool "sha-256"
help
- Use SHA256 to encode passwords.
-
- Very strong, but not ubiquitous, although available in glibc
- for some time now. Choose only if you are sure your C library
- understands SHA256 passwords.
+ Use SHA256 to encode passwords which is stronger than MD5.
config BR2_TARGET_GENERIC_PASSWD_SHA512
bool "sha-512"
help
- Use SHA512 to encode passwords.
-
- Extremely strong, but not ubiquitous, although available in
- glibc for some time now. Choose only if you are sure your C
- library understands SHA512 passwords.
+ Use SHA512 to encode passwords which is stronger than SHA256
endchoice # Passwd encoding