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From Ruwan Linton <ruwan.lin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Configuring user names and passwords in Synpase
Date Thu, 29 Jul 2010 04:45:40 GMT
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Ruwan

On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 9:51 AM, Charith Wickramarachchi <
charith.dhanushka@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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
>> Blog: http://techfeast-hiranya.blogspot.com
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Charith Dhanushka Wickramarachchi
> http://charithwiki.blogspot.com/
>
>


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