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From Charith Wickramarachchi <charith.dhanus...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Configuring user names and passwords in Synpase
Date Thu, 29 Jul 2010 04:21:25 GMT
Thanks for the feed back. then i'll go with the approach were  user name ,
password parameters are visible
and later if a requirement comes i'll change it to use the secure vault
feature.

On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 9:15 PM, Hiranya Jayathilaka
<hiranya911@gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi Charith,
>
> On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 4:15 PM, Charith Wickramarachchi <
> charith.dhanushka@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> While implementing the JMS based Message store i got a requirement to give
>> some parameters to the Message store for the authentication.
>> But if i use the Message store configuration element and make user enable
>> to put usernames and passwords there those values will be visible
>> in the configuration.
>>
>
> This is not something new. Some of the existing mediators also suffer from
> the same limitation. For an example take a look at dblookup [1] and dbreport
> [2] mediators. They require the user to put database credentials in the
> synapse.xml. However, in a typical production deployment, only system admins
> will have access to the synapse.xml. Hence it can be considered ok most of
> the time.
>
>
>>
>> Is there a more convenient  way in synapse to keep the secret values ? It
>> will be great to have some pointers where it has been used.
>>
>
> The new secure vault feature, implemented by Indika, enables the user to
> keep the authentication details completely hidden. This feature is now
> available in the trunk. Indika should be able to shed some light on the
> subject.
>
> Thanks,
> Hiranya
>
> [1] - http://synapse.apache.org/Synapse_Samples.html#Sample360
> [2] - http://synapse.apache.org/Synapse_Samples.html#Sample361
>
>
>>
>> thanks,
>> Charith.
>>
>> --
>> Charith Dhanushka Wickramarachchi
>> http://charithwiki.blogspot.com/
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Hiranya Jayathilaka
> Senior Software Engineer;
>
> WSO2 Inc.;  http://wso2.org
> E-mail: hiranya@wso2.com;  Mobile: +94 77 633 3491
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>



-- 
Charith Dhanushka Wickramarachchi
http://charithwiki.blogspot.com/

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