I am writing a photon based account administration tool to be used by
account administration staff to add and modify qnx accounts. (QNX
Is there any library routine available to convert password text
strings into the encrypted text strings in the /etc/shadow file? I
would like for the administrators to be able to set a password.
Otherwise, I can always set a default password and let the users
change it–but this is somewhat less secure to my mind.
Any suggestions here? Thanks.