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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: gettting a password
Date: Jun 12 2003 8:46AM

On Wed, 2003-06-11 at 01:56, Stephen.Sprague@morganstanley.com wrote:
> inquiring minds want to know...
> 
> is it possible to *get* the password of a database  connection  given  a
> database handle using DBI?

No you can't.

The only thing I can think of is looking at using the DBI_PASS env.
variable, but that's got other security considerations...

Michael
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