>>After 8 password changes the password left the history so you could >>reuse these.
Yep. Had that too (a Bank). They were so keen on changed passwords they had no change limit. So, when the system insisted people just changed the password 8 times in a row and back to the original.
>>So now all your users have password set to either "tobeornottobe" or >>"alaspooryorick" ?
I know one of them set it to: