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From Nick Couchman <vn...@apache.org>
Subject Re: could an option to show-or-not the password entry field for authentication be implemented
Date Thu, 14 Mar 2019 16:41:17 GMT
On Thu, Mar 14, 2019 at 12:32 PM brian mullan <bmullan.mail@gmail.com>
wrote:

> This is just a feature request.
>
> When entering the information into the Connection configuration form.
>
> I want to just enter:
>
> Username:   ${GUAC_ADMIN}
> Password:    ${GUAC_PASSWORD}
>
> as you know when entering the password field though it (by defuault)
> puts "*" for each character you type for security reasons.
>
> However, as good a typist as I am I still make a mistake sometimes BUT
> because
> all the characters are "************"
>
> I don't know it until later when someone tries to actually login and it
> fails because
> I typed something like:
>
> Password:   ${GUAC_PASDWORD}  instead of ${GUAC_PASSWORD}
>
> could their be a small selection Check-Box the Admin could Check put next
> to that field to "Show Entry" so while you are typing or afterward you
> could verify that you typed is:
>
>       Password:   ${GUAC_PASSWORD}   ??
>
>
This already exists - next to the password field is a little padlock icon -
if you click that it will switch the password field to plain text.

-Nick

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