Add the ability to expire passwords after a configurable number of days
|Assignee:||Jean-Philippe Lang||% Done:|
|Category:||Accounts / authentication|
This patch adds the ability to configure a number of days after which user's passwords should expire. It uses the recently introduced
User#passwd_changed_on field. The user-visible end result is the same as if an administrator had manually marked a user with
This patch might be related to #3155, although this is not directly mentioned there.
Add the ability to expire passwords after a configurable number of days (#19458).
Patch by Holger Just and Go MAEDA.
#3 Updated by Go MAEDA almost 3 years ago
- File expiration_message_example.png added
The feature sounds good. I have applied the patch and works fine.
It would be great if there is password expiration message like the following example. I am worried that some users will get confused without a message like this.