#760 Allow minimum # of password character types to be zero

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nobody
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2016-09-21
2014-07-13
DrK
No

Currently, the minimum number of upper case alphabetic, lower case alphabetic and numeric characters or symbols (if selected) is one. I would like this to be zero. This would allow a generated password to contain the specified type of character but also for there not to be one of one or more specific type.
For example:
Today, I can specify that a generated password has at least 1 upper case and 1 lower case character but I can't specify that it must contain upper and lower case characters but I do not mind if they are all upper case, all lower case or a mixture of cases.
This would be resolved if the minimum number was set to be zero allowing characters of this type to be selected but without placing a minimum number required.

Discussion

  • Rony Shapiro

    Rony Shapiro - 2014-09-23
    • status: open --> pending
     
  • Rony Shapiro

    Rony Shapiro - 2014-09-23

    Implemented in commit 855071b4 (code) and 2b62322 (documentation). Will be in next release.

     
    Last edit: Rony Shapiro 2014-09-23
  • Rony Shapiro

    Rony Shapiro - 2016-09-21
    • Status: pending --> closed
     

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