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  1. Derby
  2. DERBY-1740

Change error message to indicate encryptionkey length to be atleast 16 characters instead of 8 characters

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      While attempting to create a encrypted database with even key length of 14 characters, it fails with the error message indicating the key length should be atleast 8 characters.


      -- Attempt to encrypt using key of lenght 14

      ij> connect 'jdbc:derby:adb;create=true;dataEncryption=true;encryptionAlgorithm=DES/CBC/NoPadding;encryptionKey=11223344556677';
      ERROR XJ041: Failed to create database 'adb', see the next exception for details.
      ERROR XBM01: Startup failed due to an exception. See next exception for details.

      ERROR XBCX2: Initializing cipher with a boot password that is too short. The password must be at least 8 characters long.

      --Requires 16 characters for the encryptionKey

      ij> connect 'jdbc:derby:adb;create=true;dataEncryption=true;encryptionAlgorithm=DES/CBC/NoPadding;encryptionKey=1122334455667788';
      ij>

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        1. derby-1740-patch.diff
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          Lahiru Wijewardana
        2. derby-1740-1a.diff
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          Kristian Waagan

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            • Assignee:
              lahiruWijewardana Lahiru Wijewardana
              Reporter:
              kartha Rajesh Kartha
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