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  1. hide database password (1 messages)

    Hi all,

    I have been making some tests both with Weblogic and Tomcat, and when it comes to define de database connection pool, I must give both the username and the password, leaving them clearly in the configuration file. My question is:

    Is there any application server or any option within the ones I have tried not to show at least the database password?

    Thanks in advance
  2. hide database password[ Go to top ]

    I did this one time and it worked well.

    When the application starts, bring up a DB configuration page. Supply whatever parameters you want to connect to the DB. Then keep a reference to the DB parameters in memory.