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check_password_hash with flask_bcrypt
def check_password(user, password): hashed_pw = generate_password_hash(password) check_password_hash(hashed_pw, password)
from flask.ext.bcrypt import generate_password_hash, check_password_hash def set_password(user, password): user.password = generate_password_hash(password) return user def validate_password(user, password): hashed_pw = generate_password_hash(password) check_password_hash(hashed_pw, password)
Megan AmendolaTreehouse Teacher
Hi! In validate, you should be checking the password input versus the user's password with
check_password_hash. Right now you are creating a brand new hashed password and then checking the password against this new hash. You want to confirm the user's password matches the given password.