John the Ripper Install Error

By me(who else?)
Oct 8, 2004
  1. I'm installing John the Ripper to check my password security, but under RedHat 9 I get an install error when I use make linux-x86-any-elf, I get install error 1. Am I missing something?
  2. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    Yes, you're missing the details about that error.
  3. me(who else?)

    me(who else?) TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 387

    Sorry, I can't really isolate the error, but here's the output:

  4. MYOB

    MYOB TS Rookie Posts: 492

    Error is

    : multiple definition of `DES_std_crypt'

    However, as the objects appear to be missing debug code it doesn't tell you what line it was defined on, just a hexadecimal adress..

    You'll have to remove one definition of that, and hope you get the right one.
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