Name

Password — specify password for RemoteUser

SYNOPSIS

password

DESCRIPTION

Password that will cause internal authorization checks for RemoteUser to allow access.

The password must be encrypted, unless MV_NO_CRYPT is enabled.

DIRECTIVE TYPE AND DEFAULT VALUE

Catalog directive

EXAMPLES

Example: Setting Password with an encrypted string corresponding to a blank password

Password bAWoVkuzphOX.

NOTES

The encrypted password is a standard Unix crypt, which you can obtain either using makepasswd --crypt or indirectly using htpasswd, or invoking perl -le'print crypt("mypasswd","AA")', where mypasswd is the desired password and AA are two random characters called the salt.

See MV_NO_CRYPT and [crypt] for more discussion. See crypt glossary entry for complete information on crypto algorithms used and ways to generate encrypted strings.

AVAILABILITY

Password is available in Interchange versions:

4.6.0-5.9.0 (git-head)

SOURCE

Interchange 5.9.0:

Source: lib/Vend/Config.pm
Line 648

['Password',         undef,              ''],

AUTHORS

Interchange Development Group

SEE ALSO

MV_NO_CRYPT(7ic), crypt(7ic), RemoteUser(7ic)

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