[lug] CHAT script and bad password

Stephen G. Smith ss2chef at hotmail.com
Tue Oct 24 17:20:26 MDT 2000

I have a chat script that has a problem
with using the ^ symbol in a password.
I know the dialup works due to changing
the password to something else and having
success. I can recreate the problem by inserting
an account with a password that includes a ^ .

I am not a programmer but I am guessing
that the ^ is a reserved character.

Any hints on

A. Why does this happen?
B. Can I make the script pass the ^ as a legal


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