basic_db_auth man page

basic_db_auth — Database auth helper for Squid


basic_db_auth [options]


This program verifies username & password to a database


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


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>


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/Bu… 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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