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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Custom Authentication with Cassandra
Date Tue, 19 Jul 2011 20:13:31 GMT
It lets you insert data as if you were authorized?

On Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 2:55 PM, Chandrasekhar M
<chandrasekhar.m@impetus.co.in> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Appears to me that the CLI allows login even though there is an authentication exception.
>
> At that point there is actually no user id/pwd, ie, both are empty strings.
>
> If necessary, I can send the code, I am using for the CustomAuthentication.
>
> Regards
> Chandra
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jonathan Ellis [mailto:jbellis@gmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 8:33 PM
> To: user@cassandra.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Custom Authentication with Cassandra
>
> On Tue, Jul 19, 2011 at 5:50 AM, Chandrasekhar M <chandrasekhar.m@impetus.co.in>
wrote:
>> If one logs into the client (Cassandra Cli) without a userid or
>> password, an exception is thrown, but login happens into the shell as default@unknown.
>
> Are you really authenticated at that point or does the cli just not know how to deal
w/ auth failure?
>
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> Jonathan Ellis
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> co-founder of DataStax, the source for professional Cassandra support http://www.datastax.com
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