13.18. Interfaces for libcrypt

Table 13-38 defines the library name and shared object name for the libcrypt library

Table 13-38. libcrypt Definition


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

[SUSv3] ISO POSIX (2003)

13.18.1. Encryption Interfaces for Encryption

An LSB conforming implementation shall provide the generic functions for Encryption specified in Table 13-39, with the full mandatory functionality as described in the referenced underlying specification.

Table 13-39. libcrypt - Encryption Function Interfaces

crypt [SUSv3]encrypt [SUSv3]setkey [SUSv3]