code review

John Gordon gordon at panix.com
Tue Jul 3 20:18:13 CEST 2012


In <mailman.1753.1341338042.4697.python-list at python.org> Kushal Kumaran <kushal.kumaran+python at gmail.com> writes:

> I haven't actually seen the rest of the code, but I would like to
> point out that applications placing maximum length limits on passwords
> are extremely annoying.

As a practical matter, doesn't there have to be *some* sort of limit?
For example if the (encrypted) password is stored in a database, you can't
exceed the table column width.

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