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From: Tim Cross <theophilusx@gmail.com>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Storing database credentials outside an org file
Date: Mon, 01 Nov 2021 14:33:12 +1100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87sfwg4jrr.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <c4b6e18c-0ee8-2885-5507-63cff0b3735c@gmail.com>

Mike Gauland <mikelygee@gmail.com> writes:

> I often use an org file to record database queries, using sql source blocks.
> I've been putting the database credentials in the file using header-args:sql
> properties, but I'd prefer to have the credentials saved in a separate file for
> security reasons.
> Any ideas on how I could make this work?

It probably wouldn't be too hard to use the authinfo.gpg facility via
the auth-source library which is included in Emacs. In fact, I think
sql-mode might already have support for this built in.

  reply	other threads:[~2021-11-01  3:50 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-11-01  3:05 Mike Gauland
2021-11-01  3:33 ` Tim Cross [this message]
2021-11-01  5:54   ` Rob Sargent
2021-11-02  2:15   ` Mike Gauland
2021-11-07  0:24     ` Thomas S. Dye

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