Bug 22649 - encrypt() function not supported
Summary: encrypt() function not supported
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: mysql   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Patrick Macdonald
QA Contact: David Lawrence
: 23180 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2000-12-21 07:42 UTC by Kent Howard
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:30 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-01-03 10:51:12 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2001:003 normal SHIPPED_LIVE : Updated mysql packages available for Red Hat Linux 7 2001-01-18 05:00:00 UTC

Description Kent Howard 2000-12-21 07:42:07 UTC
encrypt() always returns NULL which according to the documentation means
that the crypt() function "is not available on your system".  The MySQL
RPMS from the MySQL authors also appears to exibit this problem.  However
the 3.22.32 RPMS from the authors works fine.

Comment 1 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2000-12-26 23:13:12 UTC
Confirmed. I'll be looking closer into it (but recommend PostgreSQL anyway :)

Comment 2 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2001-01-03 10:51:07 UTC
*** Bug 23180 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2001-01-08 23:29:45 UTC
This should be fixed in 3.23.30-1, available soon from Rawhide:

mysql> select encrypt("hello");
| encrypt("hello") |
| AmIN6keVM5zyk    |
1 row in set (0.00 sec)


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