[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]
Re: CVS commit: src/crypto/external/bsd/openpgpsdk/dist/src/app
On Mon, Jan 26, 2009 at 01:13:55AM +1100, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> | Should have RTFM'd.
> Some other platforms (older Solaris ?) have a 8 character limit
> with getpass() and you should use getpassphrase() instead.
> NetBSD does not suffer from this.
Information in back of mind corrected; thanks.
although I note that opengroup.org says the length constant is
PASS_MAX, and it looks like we do define that, even though it's not
listed in getpass(3). Is there any reason we document _PASSWORD_LEN
instead? CVS history suggests "not particularly"...
David A. Holland
Main Index |
Thread Index |