module hackathon.crypt_helper#

Short summary#

module ensae_projects.hackathon.crypt_helper

Encrypting, decrypting.

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Functions#

function

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_default_name

Returns a default username.

get_password

Retrieves a password assocatied to key. Relies on module keyring.

set_password

Stores a password assocatied to key. Relies on module keyring.

Documentation#

Encrypting, decrypting.

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ensae_projects.hackathon.crypt_helper._default_name()#

Returns a default username.

os.environ.get('USERNAME', os.environ.get('NAME', 'unknown'))

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ensae_projects.hackathon.crypt_helper.get_password(key, username=None)#

Retrieves a password assocatied to key. Relies on module keyring.

Parameters
  • key – key

  • username – username or environ['USERNAME'] if None

Returns

password

Store and retrieve a password

Module keyring can be used to store and retrieve a password. It is an easy way to avoid letting clear password in the code. To store a password:

<<<

from pyquickhelper.loghelper import set_password
set_password("system", "username", "password")

>>>

    

And to retrieve it:

<<<

from pyquickhelper.loghelper import get_password
pwd = get_password("system", "username")
print(pwd)

>>>

    password

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ensae_projects.hackathon.crypt_helper.set_password(pwd, key, username=None)#

Stores a password assocatied to key. Relies on module keyring.

Parameters
  • pwd – password

  • key – key

  • username – username or environ['USERNAME'] if None

Returns

password

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