On 6/12/17 17:11, Ants Aasma wrote: > I'm curious if the community thinks this is a feature worth having? > Even considering that security experts would classify this kind of > encryption as a checkbox feature.
File system encryption already exists and is well-tested. I don't see any big advantages in re-implementing all of this one level up. You would have to touch every single place in PostgreSQL backend and tool code where a file is being read or written. Yikes. -- Peter Eisentraut http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers