FreeBSD maximum password length

Michael Sierchio kudzu at
Tue Jun 18 02:42:52 UTC 2013

I know this may seem off-the-wall to some, but I pasted a hashed
password for a user under 9.1 into the /etc/passwd entry for that user
on an 8.3 machine, and auth continues to work properly.  That's nice.

- M

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