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Shadow file encrypted type to Email accounts password

Discussion in 'E-mail Discussion' started by Godislife, Oct 9, 2015.

  1. Godislife

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    hi, what the encrypted type on shadow file to Email accounts password in cpanel?

    thanks
     
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    Hello :)

    The following third-party URL explains how this file is configured:

    Understanding /etc/shadow file

    For example, $6$ represents SHA-512.

    Thank you.
     
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