Commit 3925b8e0 authored by Ondřej Kuzník's avatar Ondřej Kuzník
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ITS#7259 Clarify password length considerations

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......@@ -255,7 +255,7 @@ When syntax checking is enabled
(see also the
.B pwdCheckQuality
attribute), this attribute contains the minimum
number of characters that will be accepted in a password. If this
length in bytes that will be accepted in a password. If this
attribute is not present, minimum password length is not
enforced. If the server is unable to check the length of the password,
whether due to a client-side hashed password or some other reason,
......@@ -267,7 +267,9 @@ without checking it (if
.B pwdCheckQuality
is zero (0) or one (1)) or refuse it (if
.B pwdCheckQuality
is two (2)).
is two (2)). If the number of characters should be enforced with regards
to a particular encoding, the use of an appropriate pwdCheckModule is
required.
.LP
.RS 4
( 1.3.6.1.4.1.42.2.27.8.1.6
......@@ -283,7 +285,7 @@ When syntax checking is enabled
(see also the
.B pwdCheckQuality
attribute), this attribute contains the maximum
number of characters that will be accepted in a password. If this
length in bytes that will be accepted in a password. If this
attribute is not present, maximum password length is not
enforced. If the server is unable to check the length of the password,
whether due to a client-side hashed password or some other reason,
......@@ -295,7 +297,9 @@ without checking it (if
.B pwdCheckQuality
is zero (0) or one (1)) or refuse it (if
.B pwdCheckQuality
is two (2)).
is two (2)). If the number of characters should be enforced with regards
to a particular encoding, the use of an appropriate pwdCheckModule is
required.
.LP
.RS 4
( 1.3.6.1.4.1.42.2.27.8.1.31
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