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Re: [SLE] Allowed characters in password - 10.1
  • From: "Theo v. Werkhoven" <twe-suse.e@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 May 2006 09:22:26 +0200
  • Message-id: <20060513072226.GA6944@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Fri, 12 May 2006, by sloncho@xxxxxxxxx:

> Hi,
> does someone knows why "/" and "\" are not allowed in the passwords,
> at least the ones you can set with Yast?

'/' is reserved for directories, '\' is reserved as Escape
character.

Theo
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