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Re: [HACKERS] pSQL auth

From: Michael Meskes <meskes(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>
To: PostgreSQL Hacker <pgsql-hackers(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [HACKERS] pSQL auth
Date: 2000-03-08 07:21:12
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On Tue, Mar 07, 2000 at 09:45:44AM +0100, Jacopo Silva wrote:
> I am an enthusiastic user of PostgreSQL, and I feel that with little effort
> we could add pam authentication functionality.  What do you think?
> "Pluggable Authentication Modules" are well supported on many architectures,
> eg. Linux or BSD or Solaris, users could authenticate in tens of ways.
> The db administrator's will have choice of thousands of authentication
> methods, e.g. Kerberos, standard Unix UID (/etc/passwd), SMB, NT Domain,
> etc. etc.

This sounds very interesting IMO. 

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