Felix E. Klee
fk "at" linuxburg.de
Mon Feb 13 15:28:02 2006
Am Montag, 13. Februar 2006 16:00 schrieb Jamie Plenderleith:
> Just discovered an interesting authentication oddity. The password on one
> of my machines ends in two exclamation marks.
> I mistyped in my password this morning with only one exclamation mark and
> it worked just fine.
> It would appear that RealVNC completely ignores the exclamation marks as
> part of the password.
I doubt it. Often such curiosities happen because a password is unnecessarily
long. Often only the first seven or eight characters matter. I don't know
how long passwords can be for VNC, though.
Dipl.-Phys. Felix E. Klee
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