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Re: Spoofing as the postmaster

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>
Cc: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org, Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>, Brendan Jurd <direvus(at)gmail(dot)com>, Tomasz Ostrowski <tometzky(at)batory(dot)org(dot)pl>
Subject: Re: Spoofing as the postmaster
Date: 2007-12-23 20:01:10
Message-ID: 14455.1198440070@sss.pgh.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net> writes:
> Am I missing something here, or did you just post
> a piece of configure that *agreed* with what I said? ;-)

Maybe I misread what you said.  I thought you were claiming that mysql
do this more securely than we do; which they don't.  But looking back,

>>> It's certainly the default on my SQL Servers. And Sybase. AFAIK it's the
>>> default on MySQL,

it seems it's not too clear which case you meant by "it".

			regards, tom lane

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