[Phpmyadmin-devel] PMA_safe_db_list()

Sebastian Mendel lists at sebastianmendel.de
Thu Aug 3 15:25:39 CEST 2006

Sebastian Mendel schrieb:
> Marc Delisle schrieb:
>> Sebastian Mendel a écrit :
>>> Sebastian Mendel schrieb:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> PMA_safe_db_list() first tries to use SHOW DATABASES if it fails it
>>>> tries mysql.db and inside this code there is a query with SHOW DATABASES
>>>> again ... why?
>>>> did i missed something there?
>>> and all this workaround if SHOW DATABASES is disabled does not work, at
>>> least as i tried it by just always returning empty array from
>>> PMA_DBI_get_dblist()
>>> tested with root having all rights and additional explicit to `mysql`
>>> and `phpmyadmin`
>>> any clues?
>> Sebastian,
>> I have to work now but I'll look at all your questions in about 3 hours.
> sending more mails does not mean that i want to force you to answer my
> questions, it is just to keep the list up to date with my
> 'investigation' ... i know that you not ignore any messages sent here :-)
> and i just need confirmation that this does not only not work on my system.
> i just try forcing phpMyAdmin to walk through all possible ways - and i
> just found out that most of the fallback code does not work there - i
> think it is just that nobody runs a ver SHOW DATABASES disabled ...

should read:

i think it is just that nobody runs a server with SHOW DATABASES
disabled ...

Sebastian Mendel


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