[unixODBC-support] Encrypted Password

Nick Gorham nick.gorham at easysoft.com
Tue Aug 21 09:58:14 BST 2007

Peter Lane wrote:

> Is it possible to encrypt passwords with unixODBC to a PostgreSQL  
> server? I've been goggling and sifting through the Postgre1.7 source  
> code (this code is being used for some reason even though my server  
> is 8.0.6) and can't seem to figure out if it's even possible. I see  
> there is some md5 code, but unless I'm being stupid, it's never invoked.
> Thanks!
> Peter
If I remember correctly, you enable the server to request encrypted 
passwords in your hba.conf file.

Nick Gorham
Easysoft Limited
http://www.easysoft.com, http://www.unixODBC.org

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