Subject: Re: Password lenght
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: Lars <email@example.com>
Date: 03/28/2002 08:28:45
On Wed, 27 Mar 2002, der Mouse wrote:
> > I know ive asked this before, but are there no ways of getting 1.5.2
> > using longer passwords tehn 8 chars?
> I'm pretty sure NetBSD has handled longer passwords since well before
> the 1.5 branch, even. I have long-password code of my own in my
> libcrypt, but the libcrypt I started with already had some such
> What makes you think long passwords aren't supported?
This easy test makes me think so :()
I set a password lets say qwerty123456 then i try to login
Password: ( i here type qwerty12 and enter)
VIOLA im logged in....
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