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Is the space character " " a valid FreeBSD password?

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I really, really hope you're not considering using a space as your password. – Phoshi May 5 '11 at 21:43
As a password, or as a part of the password? – grawity May 6 '11 at 12:33
@Phoshi: Thanks for the concern but did I say I am going to use it? – hari May 10 '11 at 23:02
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Only when you disable the limitations in login.conf you can use SPACE as your password with passwd.

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Which limitations? – maxelost May 6 '11 at 22:34
@maxelost: minpasswordlen, can't remember if there was another one... – Tom Wijsman May 7 '11 at 13:43

Yes, space is a valid character for passwords in FreeBSD.

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