[wp-hackers] Wordpress database encryption.

Braydon ronin at braydon.com
Sun Nov 27 05:33:20 UTC 2011

On 11/26/2011 09:25 PM, Dion Hulse (dd32) wrote:
> (...)
>>> (...) I would *not* be focusing on making a core patch for this, it's
>>> something that's much better aimed at being a plugin (or a wp-content/db.php
>>> Dropin file if it can't be done otherways).(...)
>> You can load alternative files in core from a plugin? Or would this be
>> replacing files manually. Couldn't find any other documentation on this
>> other than pluggable functions (
>> http://codex.wordpress.org/Pluggable_Functions ), which is something else.
> No, You can't override specific core files, WordPress does have
> support for non-mysql databases by you adding a wp-content/db.php file
> however, Have a look at the HyperDB plugin/droping for example for a
> client class that can support multiple MySQL servers (ie. Master/slave
> setup). This is similar to the advanced-cache.php and object-cache.php
> dropins.
Okay, this helped to find the full list:

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