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JDK-4093009 : turn echo off when typing sensitive information

Details
Type:
Enhancement
Submit Date:
1997-11-14
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
1997-11-15
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
1997-11-15
Component:
core-libs
OS:
generic
Sub-Component:
java.io
CPU:
generic
Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Duplicate
Affected Versions:
1.2.0
Fixed Versions:

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Description
I would be nice if echo could be turned off when users type sensitive information (e.g., their password).
I am looking for something equivalent to setEchoChar() supported
by the AWT TextField class.



                                    

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