Password policy settings

For SUSE Manager the default number of characters for user passwords in Web UI is limited to 32.

In case there is a requirement for passwords longer than 32 characters, follow these steps:

Procedure: Adjusting password settings manually
  1. Edit file /etc/rhn/rhn.conf

  2. Search relevant parameter in the section below:

    min_passwd_len = 5
    max_passwd_len = 32
    min_user_len   = 3
    max_user_len   = 64
    max_email_len  = 128
  3. Run spacewalk-service restart to activate the changes.