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Password length
  • From: "Miguel ALBUQUERQUE" <miguel.albuquerque@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2006 12:25:34 +0200
  • Message-id: <OFB282AD8C.23F06E57-ONC1257209.0032FD1A-C1257209.0033F696@xxxxxxx>
Why can't one increase the password length ?
I've changed the password length to 15 and encryption method from DES to
MD5 due to DES length limitations but when I create an user the password
is truncated is still truncadet to 8 chars !

What am i missing here ?

Miguel Albuquerque
Network Administrator

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