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Re: DB Access Restrictions

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Tim Ellis <Tim(dot)Ellis(at)gamet(dot)com>
Cc: vwebtest(at)webhart(dot)deepnet(dot)cx, pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org,PostgreSQL jdbc list <pgsql-jdbc(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: DB Access Restrictions
Date: 2002-08-22 02:38:03
Message-ID: 200208220238.g7M2c3P28691@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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The jdbc that comes with 7.2.X should work fine, as well as the jdbc on
the CVS server.  In fact, some one reported a problem with the jdbc MD5
code recently, but I know others were using it fine.

JDBC folks, is MD5 working, and is that MD5 fix recently posted in the
current CVS of jdbc?

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Tim Ellis wrote:
> > If your network is not secure, I recommend MD5.  In fact, we recommend
> > MD5 with encrypted_passwords enabled in postgresql.conf in almost all
> > cases.  Encrypted passwords will be the default in 7.3.
> 
> psql seems to work flawlessly with MD5 passwords, which is no great
> surprise.
> 
> The JDBC client doesn't seem to work. I had to go back to "password."
> 
> Is there something the client has to do with JDBC to make MD5 passwords
> work? The particular client I'm talking about is DB Visualizer.
> 
> -- 
> Tim Ellis
> Senior Database Architect
> Gamet, Inc.
> 
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