[Phpmyadmin-devel] create database: no check on the name ?

Loïc loic-div at ifrance.com
Tue Aug 28 20:35:58 CEST 2001

"Olivier M." wrote :
> Other little thing: seems there are no checks made on
> the Create DB field (main.php3):
> if I type "fadfdppö 'fa'fdax" as db name, it will be created
> without problem:
> drwx------    2 mysql    daemon         35 Aug 28 00:45 fadfdppö
> Shouldn't we add a check to see if the name is valid ?

Marc is right: this is a valid db name since MySQL 3.23.6.
Moreover I've done some extented tests and phpMyAdmin
seems to handle this database name very well :)


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