From: DragonMUD [ 4000] [ 4000 (
Date: 04/22/95

I have to agree with you on this jeremy. I was keeping my players 
passwords as text and all I got was complaints from my players saying 
that if I didn't change it they would not play.

		- David 'Dave' Berthiaume of DragonMUD [ 4000]
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On Sat, 22 Apr 1995, Jeremy Elson wrote:

> > there are several reasons one may want to have access to the passwords of
> > their users, and i dont feel it's unreasonable or unethical.
> There is no reason whatsoever any sysadmin would ever need to know
> passwords of his users.  Keeping passwords in plaintext is nothing but
> a recipie for disaster.

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