Login functionality

Harley J Pig harleypig at harleypig.com
Wed Feb 18 06:32:17 PST 2004


On Wed, Feb 18, 2004 at 04:52:16PM +1100, Thomas Sutton wrote:
> Same reason, different justification. The high probability that a user
> will, at some point, enter a valid (or near valid) password as a login
> name makes it almost certain that passwords would find their way into

Some good points, but I agree with the attitude that it's the admin's
responsibility.  If we try to prevent everything we'll just end up trying
to be like microsoft.

Alan



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