Gentoo Archives: gentoo-security

From: Anders Bruun Olsen <anders@×××××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-security@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-security] Advice about security solution
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2005 07:33:25
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-security] Advice about security solution by xyon
On Wed, Nov 09, 2005 at 05:30:28PM -0500, xyon wrote:
> just curious, by why not use 'net-www/mod_auth_mysql' and store your > users in a MySQL DB?
Because I want a single place for storing users that all services will auth against, which also means ssh and so forth. I know that pam_mysql will bring me most of the way, but I have my doubts about using nss_mysql (which is also not in Portage). Call me crazy, but I neither trust the security nor stability of mysql :) Plus I already have experience with LDAP... -- Anders -----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- Version: 3.12 GCS/O d--@ s:+ a-- C++ UL+++$ P++ L+++ E- W+ N(+) o K? w O-- M- V PS+ PE@ Y+ PGP+ t 5 X R+ tv+ b++ DI+++ D+ G e- h !r y? ------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------ PGPKey: -- gentoo-security@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-security] Advice about security solution William Yang <wyang@××××.net>