Pass Phrase Password limitations for CA Workload Automation ESP Workstation

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Products

CA Workload Automation ESP Edition

Issue/Introduction

Does any build of CA Workload Automation Workstation EE accept pass phrase password? What's the limitation?

Environment

Release : 11.3

Component : CA ESP WORKLOAD AUTOMATION Workstation

Resolution

ESP Workstation 11.3 build 108 supports pass phrase password, with following limitation on characters:
Passphrase login always supports all standard alphanumeric characters in both lower and upper case. Special character support differs depending on what security solution you use.
If you use SAF with RACF, the following special characters are supported: [email protected]#$%&*()/\"=_+-<>|?:.''[]
If you use SAF with CA ACF2, the following special characters are supported: &#@$-!%_=:.?|
If you use SAF with CA Top Secret, the following special characters are supported: 
&*@:$=!-%.#?|_

ESP Workstation 11.3 build 111 added support for pass phrase with spaces.

Additional Information

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/content/broadcom/techdocs/us/en/ca-mainframe-software/automation/ca-workload-automation-esp-edition/11-4/release-notes/release-11-4-enhancements.html#concept.dita_9f028c1e760028321e50aa81f80bfd8177d40e7e_ESPWSSPassphraseSupportPTFRO98914