[thelist] User auth on php running as cgi on windows?

chris lists at semioticpixels.com
Wed Nov 10 13:38:43 CST 2004

Thanks Timothy,
I'll find out if mcrypt is installed. 

The hack I came up with was setting 2 form fields "user"/"pass" and
comparing their values to a hard-coded variable in my validation script. 

Obviously this isn't a recommended practice, but what are the cons other
than "if anyone has access to the server they can see the password in the


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