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pgsql-server: >I got a new idea on this.

From: momjian(at)svr1(dot)postgresql(dot)org (Bruce Momjian)
To: pgsql-committers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: pgsql-server: >I got a new idea on this.
Date: 2004-08-01 06:00:08
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>I got a new idea on this.  I think we should add an initdb option that
>takes a string to specify the local authentication method:
>       initdb --auth 'ident'
>or whatever the user wants.  I think this is more flexible and more
>compact.  It would default to 'trust', and the packagers could
>set it to
>whatever they want.  If their OS supports local ident, they can use
>Also keep in mind you might want some ident map file:
>       initdb --auth 'ident mymap'
>so you would need to allow multiple words in the string.

Magnus Hagander

Modified Files:
        pg_hba.conf.sample (r1.48 -> r1.49)
        initdb.c (r1.44 -> r1.45)

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