Subject: Re: long usernames
To: Sean Davis <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
Date: 02/13/2003 10:18:09
>I think it should. Something that also bugs me is /etc/security's mailing me
>complaining about usernames that are longer than 8 characters. Is there a file
>somewhere that I can configure the max login length, so a longer than 8 yet
>smaller than kern.login_name_max login name won't cause excessive spam in the
# grep login /etc/defaults/security.conf
# echo max_loginlen=16 >> /etc/security.conf
|-----< "CODE WARRIOR" >-----|
firstname.lastname@example.org * "ah! i see you have the internet
email@example.com (Andrew Brown) that goes *ping*!"
firstname.lastname@example.org * "information is power -- share the wealth."