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Re: [Maria-discuss] Clear-text plugin


We have the same problem.  We cannot test either. But we have a few user
reports.  We will discuss what we can do.

Is there any parameter or compile-time option we should be aware of? Any
specific documentation somewhere? Anything?

-- Peter

On Tue, Jun 4, 2013 at 2:19 PM, Sergei Golubchik <serg@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi, Peter!
> On Jun 04, Peter Laursen wrote:
> > For clarity: a 'dummy' parameter doing nothing does not solve our
> > problem.  We actually want to build clients that can (also) connect to
> > Oracle MySQL Enterprise servers configured to make use of Oracle's PAM
> > implementation.
> We build and distribute a cleartext plugin. And it can be used if the
> server requests. In a sense, in MariaDB a cleartext plugin is always
> enabled. So a dummy option is needed only to restore the binary protocol
> compatibility. That's my understanding, at least, but I don't have
> Oracle's PAM plugin, so I cannot test it.
> But if you have verified that your client with our C connector can not
> connect to Oracle MySQL Enterprise server with the Oracle's PAM
> implementation - please submit a bug report, and we will fix it.
> Regards,
> Sergei