[pkg-horde] Bug#410460: imp4: refuses pgp passphrases of lengths over 15 characters

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at mamane.lu
Sat Feb 10 21:36:53 CET 2007

On Sat, Feb 10, 2007 at 08:03:13PM +0000, Phil Reynolds wrote:

> If you try to use PGP in imp4, you are prompted for your passphrase
> on first use. I have a 17-character passphrase, but this is rejected
> as invalid. It would appear that the length is more than imp4 can
> cope with at present, or alternatively, it is rejecting certain
> characters present in my passphrase.

Maybe the locale in which you set the passphrase is not the same as
the one used by IMP (e.g. one is UTF-8 and the other is ISO 8859) and
your passphrase contains non-ASCII characters (such as é, è, û, ...)?


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