11.14. Interfaces for libcrypt

Table 11-35 defines the library name and shared object name for the libcrypt library

Table 11-35. libcrypt Definition

Library:libcrypt
SONAME:libcrypt.so.1

The behavior of the interfaces in this library is specified by the following specifications:

[SUSv3] ISO POSIX (2003)

11.14.1. Encryption

11.14.1.1. Interfaces for Encryption

An LSB conforming implementation shall provide the architecture specific functions for Encryption specified in Table 11-36, with the full mandatory functionality as described in the referenced underlying specification.

Table 11-36. libcrypt - Encryption Function Interfaces

crypt(GLIBC_2.2.5) [SUSv3]encrypt(GLIBC_2.2.5) [SUSv3]setkey(GLIBC_2.2.5) [SUSv3]