About password policy initialization

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Article ID: 103044

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CA API Developer Portal CA API Gateway

Issue/Introduction

In CR7. 

Set Password Policies. 
Home ›Dashboard ›Site Settings ›Password Policies 

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Apply CR8. 

After that "General Policies" of Password policy setting cleared. 

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It seems it is a bug of CR8. 
The customer wants a fix for the problem.

Cause

It is a bug of CR8.
It is the CR8 patch is incorrectly reverting the password policy validation rules file back to a default state

Environment

API Portal 3.5 CR8

Resolution

Workaround:
01. login CMS by admin user.
02. Go to Content Items -> / SYSTEM / conf / sitebuilder / packages / layer7 / modules / DeveloperRegistration / xml_template.
03. Open the Property popup window of validation.xml.
04. Go to the Version tab and use the Difference button to find the latest good version.
05. revert to that version and re-publish the file


Also, the bug is scheduled to be addressed in CR 9

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