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If I'm using mod_auth_form and the dbd backend, how am I supposed to encrypt the passwords?

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This page discusses the various password formats supported by Apache. Reading through the mod_auth_form documentation and the mod_auth_dbd documentation, it strongly suggests that any of these formats should be acceptable.

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