Do you think this is a security risk and if not is it a bad UI decision?

Michael Cronenworth mike at
Sat May 4 05:26:23 UTC 2013

On 05/03/2013 03:08 PM, Reartes Guillermo wrote:
> I think that the previous behaviour was better. (covering the password 
> with bullets).
> At least the phones only show one character at a time, not the whole 
> password.

GTK shows everything or nothing with visibility being a boolean setting. 
GTK would need to gain the ability to do this most likely through a new 
property for a GtkEntry widget.

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