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BASIC_DB_AUTH(8) User Contributed Perl Documentation BASIC_DB_AUTH(8)

NAME

 basic_db_auth - Database auth helper for Squid

SYNOPSIS

 basic_db_auth [options]

DESCRIPTOIN

This program verifies username & password to a database

OPTIONS

--debug
Write debug info to stderr.
--dsn
Database DSN. Default "DBI:mysql:database=squid"
--user
Database User
--password
Database password
--table
Database table. Default "passwd".
--usercol
Username column. Default "user".
--passwdcol
Password column. Default "password".
--cond
Condition, defaults to enabled=1. Specify 1 or "" for no condition If you use --joomla flag, this condition will be changed to block=0
--plaintext
Database contains plain-text passwords
--md5
Database contains unsalted md5 passwords
--salt
Selects the correct salt to evaluate passwords
--persist
Keep a persistent database connection open between queries.
--joomla
Tells helper that user database is Joomla DB. So their unusual salt hashing is understood.

AUTHOR

This program was written by Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net> and Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz <dlucio@okay.com.mx>
This manual was written by Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net>
 * Copyright (C) 1996-2016 The Squid Software Foundation and contributors
 *
 * Squid software is distributed under GPLv2+ license and includes
 * contributions from numerous individuals and organizations.
 * Please see the COPYING and CONTRIBUTORS files for details.
Copyright (C) 2007 Henrik Nordstrom <henrik@henriknordstrom.net> Copyright (C) 2010 Luis Daniel Lucio Quiroz <dlucio@okay.com.mx> (Joomla support) This program is free software. You may redistribute copies of it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2, or (at youropinion) any later version.

QUESTIONS

Questions on the usage of this program can be sent to the Squid Users mailing list <squid-users@squid-cache.org>

REPORTING BUGS

Bug reports need to be made in English. See http://wiki.squid-cache.org/SquidFaq/BugReporting for details of what you need to include with your bug report.
Report bugs or bug fixes using http://bugs.squid-cache.org/
Report serious security bugs to Squid Bugs <squid-bugs@squid-cache.org>
Report ideas for new improvements to the Squid Developers mailing list <squid-dev@squid-cache.org>

SEE ALSO

squid (8), GPL \fIs0(7),
The Squid FAQ wiki http://wiki.squid-cache.org/SquidFaq
The Squid Configuration Manual http://www.squid-cache.org/Doc/config/
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