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Re^2: Best way to ask for password (cross-platform or Win32)

by Eyck (Priest)
on Jun 08, 2006 at 10:37 UTC ( #554249=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Best way to ask for password (cross-platform or Win32)
in thread Best way to ask for password (cross-platform or Win32)

I'm on 0.05, and it only appeared in 0.06:

0.06  Sun Aug 28 13:07:00 2005
	- Setting $Term::ReadPassword::USE_STARS to a true value now
	  echoes stars for password characters.
and it looks like Term::ReadPassword::Win32 does not support that yet.

IO::Prompt looks OK though, but it loads a boatload of dependencies on Win32, and it still haven't installed itself, so I don't even know if it's working.


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