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Re: Locking of principals after failed logins

On Wed, 2003-04-23 at 12:19, Love wrote:
> Alf Wachsmann <alfw@SLAC.Stanford.EDU> writes:
> >> It doesn't seem to include the Keytab/Password patch, I don't see that it
> >> becomes a problem. Setting them to '' when unset seems to be wrong, should
> >> 0 be better ?
> >
> > I don't remember. I ran into some unexpected behavior (problem?) that
> > made this change convenient (necessary?).
> I think I can see why its needed, just that I can't figure out that setting
> it to '' would really help/make it better. Unless perl turns '' into NULL
> that is.

Perl doesn't; and when a C API wants a NULL I usually map that to undef
in perl.

brandon s allbery [openafs/solaris/japh/freebsd] allbery@kf8nh.apk.net
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