[jdev] Mysql authreg why not encrypted?

Jonathan Dickinson jonathanD at k2.com
Fri Apr 11 02:18:23 CDT 2008

Probably because some older authentication mechanisms need the original password.

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Subject: [jdev] Mysql authreg why not encrypted?

Hi I am writing a front end for jabberd2 and I wonder why jabberd2 does
not has the option to encrypt the password in the db?

Chris Fernandez
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