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    Password field length limits

    • Article Type: Q&A
    • Product: Aleph
    • Product Version: 20

    Question

    Is there a password field length in Aleph?

    Answer

    Yes.
    The patron password is limited to 40 characters (Z308-VERIFICATION).
    The staff user password is limited to 10 characters (Z66-USER-PASSWORD)

    Additional Information

    This applies to Aleph 20, 21 and 22. The length was not extended.
    Note, that the limit of 40 characters for Z308-VERIFICATION is for encrypted passwords, the actual password length not more than 20 characters

    01 z308 \
    02 z308_rec_key \
    03 key_type ...............00
    03 key_data ...............4711
    03 user_library ...........
    02 z308_verification ........12345678901234567890

    004711 b99b3024b9bf3048b9d93062b9fd3086b91130a0


    • Article last edited: 3/5/2015