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From Martin Kraemer <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Case insensitive username matching for WIN32 and BS2000 (and OS2?)
Date Wed, 05 Dec 2007 08:11:28 GMT
On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 05:54:16PM +0100, Guenter Knauf wrote:
> f.e. I think that if you use file-based auth on Win32 why shouldnt that
> be case-sensitive if the user wants that?

You are right for the dbm or file-based auth. But I was thinking of,
e.g., the
  Require file-owner hugo
requirement, and that should result in a case insensitive comparison
on systems with case insensitive "login" names. In Unix, case matters,
while in Windows, it doesn't.

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