From: Mike Clark <Mike.Clark@Cinven.com> - 2004-10-26 08:12:21
Yes this is true, i think the reason it was done like that
was to avoid errors and not use up too much real estate.
Might be worth mixing the design around to implement a=20
confirm password field....
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> Subject: [videodb-devel] Password field in User Management
> Just as a suggestion. When entering the password in
> the password field within the "User Management" area,
> it should really produce "*******" instead of the
> actual password on the screen. Maybe even have a
> second field to "Re-type" password to make sure when
> using "*****" display characters.
> This is standard practice in many apps, as it stops
> eavesdropping when administering those fields in
> public places.
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