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  1. Qt
  2. QTBUG-14226

QLineEdit with PasswordEchoOnEdit show hide password

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: P2: Important
    • Resolution: Done
    • Affects Version/s: 4.5.0, 4.5.1, 4.5.2, 4.5.3, 4.6.0, 4.6.1, 4.6.2, 4.6.3, 4.7.0
    • Fix Version/s: 4.8.x
    • Environment:
      I see that bug in Linux and Windows XP, I can't say if others O.S. are affected.
    • Commits:
      c09e9f71173a698670d6c728291ee24f53d50800 (4.8)

      Description

      When echoMode on QLineEdit is setted to PasswordEchoOnEdit, the password can be showed before they are masked to ******* doing this steps:

      1- set the mode to PasswordEchoOnEdit
      2- set the text
      3- draw the widget (at this step the text will be displayed as dots or *****)
      4- put the cursor on the end of ****
      5- press backspace (the text will be erased at all)
      6- now press [Ctrl]+[Z] the password before hide will be showed!!!

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            Assignee:
            stephen.kelly Stephen Kelly (Unused account) (Inactive)
            Reporter:
            israelins85 Israel Lins Albuquerque
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