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Re: More patch ideas for qpopper
From: magne () SKYBERT ORG (Magne Oestlyngen)
Date: Sun, 28 Jun 1998 15:30:00 +0200

Aaron D. Gifford wrote:

I noticed that popper.h had a #define for MAXPARMLEN but never used it.  I
decided it's a good idea and added it to my popper on top of some of the other
patches I've seen here.  I bumped up the MAXPARMLEN size to 16.  So far on my
FreeBDS-based system with only 5,000 users, I haven't noticed any problems

Is there a reason the qpopper folks didn't do this in the first place?  The
defined it, but never used it.

This would break APOP, which parameters are a username and a md5sum (32
if I read the source correctly).

Aaron out.

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  Magne Oestlyngen <magne () skybert org>

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