Wonder if just copy/pasting a novel is enough or does it have to contain random numbers as well?
Your password must be at least 18770 characters and cannot repeat any of your previous 30689 passwords. Please type a different password. Type a password that meets these requirements in both text boxes.
I'm not really sure this helped security any.
Note that the number of required characters changes from 17,145 to 18,770 with the installation of SP1.
Microsoft KB 276304