On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 11:04:12PM +0000, Kevin Chadwick wrote:
Maybe I missed giving a piece of info. The default password is DES which is really crap and starts with $1 so simply enabling blowfish
DES is indeed crap, but it hasn't been the default for a long time. The $1$ hashes are salted MD5, as crypt(3) can confirm.