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Old 21st June 2006, 17:30
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Originally Posted by todvard
maybe with md5?
md5 is a hash value that can be used to cross check if a password has been written correctly. But a program would still need a password in clear text to generate the md5 hash value.

So there is now way around a clear text password.
Just be sure that the reading permission for the specific file or folder are set right.
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