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Re: patch: use ~/.my.cnf for the password


On Thu, 2009-05-07 at 12:05 +0200, Lenz Grimmer wrote:
> On 05/06/2009 06:26 PM, Kjetil Torgrim Homme wrote:
> > I don't like to store the admin password for MySQL many places, so this
> > patch will use $HOME/.my.cnf if no password has been provided and the
> > file exists.
> Thanks for this patch, and the other one about keeping snapshots! I'm looking
> into integrating the latter one.


> I actually already incorporated a patch for reading ~/.my.cnf into the trunk,
> which was provided by Baron Schwartz a while ago - DBD:mysql already supports
> this, I just had to enable it. Could you take a look at the following patch
> and let me know if it would work for you as well?
> http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~lenzgr/mylvmbackup/trunk/revision/101#mylvmbackup.pl.in

ah, that looks like a more correct way to do it.  thanks!

Kjetil T. Homme
Redpill Linpro AS - Changing the game