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Re: Support for sslverify

From: Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>
To: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>
Cc: pgadmin-hackers <pgadmin-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Support for sslverify
Date: 2009-03-15 16:00:24
Message-ID: 937d27e10903150900o32ea85e6x7697a5ff9986b2be@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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On Sun, Mar 15, 2009 at 2:51 PM, Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net> wrote:
> We've seen it here and Dave reported to me on IM that he has received
> further reports of people getting stuck by the new 8.4 SSL code that
> verifies server certificates by default.
>
> I think this will happen for example for everybody who has their pg on a
> debian server and their client elsewhere, for example, since debian
> enables a snakeoil SSL cert by default (which in itself is a pretty bad
> idea, but it's what they do)
>
>
> Should we provide an option to override this (connection option
> sslverify) in the connection dialog? And is it something we need to do
> for this version (yes, I know it's already in beta..)

There's support for this in libpq aready? If so, then please go ahead
and fix pgAdmin :-)

Note that the server connection diagloue is already pretty much at the
maximum height, so any changes there will probably need to include
splitting of the tabset.

-- 
Dave Page
EnterpriseDB UK:   http://www.enterprisedb.com

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