Re: os authenticated accounts
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2008 21:50:14 -0700
Are you *sure* that this is "included" with Enterprise Edition? I am almost certain that I looked into exactly this feature about 6 months ago, and arrived at the conclusion that it was part of an extra-cost option.
On Wed, Mar 5, 2008 at 9:02 AM, Roman Podshivalov < roman.podshivalov_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> If you are using os authenticated account for the only reason they can
> connect like "connect /" and you are on 10g OCI client I would recommend you
> to review Oracle Secure External Password Store feature. It's covered by EE
> license. By implementing it you can hide password management from the
> application completely and provide functionality to connect to the database
> by issuing "connect /@<YOUR_DB>" syntax. Here you can find more details
> about it.
-- Cheers, -- Mark Brinsmead Senior DBA, The Pythian Group http://www.pythian.com/blogs -- http://www.freelists.org/webpage/oracle-lReceived on Wed Mar 05 2008 - 22:50:14 CST