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Empty password [message #594749] Tue, 11 November 2008 10:52
Morten Hindsholm is currently offline Morten HindsholmFriend
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Registered: July 2009
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I am developing a connector, and I think I might have spotted a minor bug.

My backend requires a login, but it is legal to have an empty password.

However, AbstractRepositorySettingsPage.isPageComplete() explicitly checks -
via the private method isMissingCredentials() - against empty passwords.

This means that I cannot easily implement isPageComplete() in my
RepositorySettings class which extends AbstractRepositorySettingsPage, because
I cannot call super.isPageComplete() with an empty password, and I also cannot
bypass AbstractRepositorySettingsPage and call isPageComplete() in its
superclass AbstractTaskRepositoryPage. If you understand...

I think a reasonable fix would be to make
AbstractRepositorySettingsPage.isMissingCredentials() protected instead of
private.

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