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Re: large delays on failed authentication



On Wed, 26 Mar 1997, Ingo Luetkebohle wrote:

> I experience very large delays (in excess of one second, on a very fast
> machine) on failed authentications. Whats happening there? Can I prevent
> that? I am using the pwdb module.

It is a security measure.

		Cristian Gafton
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Cristian Gafton                                    gafton@sorosis.ro
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