[GRASS5] access to password-protected postgresql database
glynn.clements at virgin.net
Mon Feb 23 12:49:01 EST 2004
Moritz Lennert wrote:
> Is there a possibility to access a password-protected postgresql database
> from GRASS5.0/5.3 ? g.select.pg does not seem to give the user the
> possibility of specifying a password.
You may be able to use the PGPASSWORD environment variable to specify
the password. However, on some Unices, environment variables may be
visible through the "ps" command (on Linux, you can only view the
environment of your own processes).
Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>
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