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chartio 2.0.6

Setup wizard and connection client for connecting MySQL/PostgreSQL databases to Chartio

Latest Version: 2.0.8

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Chartio
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Chartio utilities for providing read-only user local database access.

Version 2.0.6


Introduction
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This project permits Chartio customers to provide database access by
opening an SSH reverse tunnel from a Chartio server to the customer
database.

Errors, comments, questions may be sent to support at chart dot io.


Requirements
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Requires a read-only database role (or authorization to create one)
and a local SSH client. Requires JSON support (Python 2.6 or
Python 2.5 and simplejson).

Supported Databases
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MySQL
Oracle (command-line only)
PostgreSQL


Installation
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To install, type::

    $ python setup.py install

To uninstall, remove the files
    chartio_setup
    chartio_connect


Oracle
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Connecting an Oracle datasource to Chartio requires an existing
Chartio login and a read-only database role. In addition, all
information must be specified on the chartio_setup command-line. For
example, to connect the Oracle database named 'sales' using the
existing read-only role of 'sales_user'

% chartio_setup --oracle --database-name=sales --role=sales_user

The script will the prompt you for your Chartio login and password
and for the password of the 'sales_user' role.


Troubleshooting
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If you encounter an error while running chartio_setup, the file
    /tmp/chartio_error.html
may contain details on what went wrong. In any event, please feel free
to contact support.

In addition, the log file
    ~/.chartio.d/logs/chartio_connect.log
contains information about the chartio_connect process.


Documentation
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Further documentation may be found at https://chartio.com/


Package Contents
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    chartio_setup
        The configuration wizard

    chartio_connect
        A script to keep the SSH tunnel alive


Notable Changes
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Version 2.0.4
- Change the ternary operator to if ... else so that Python 2.4.x does not raise a syntax error.

Version 2.0.3
- Update command-line error handling to work with a MySQL 5.6 Warning

Version 2.0.2
- Copyright, e-mail, and text changes

Version 2.0.1
- Backwards incompatible due to server URL changes

Version 1.1.19
- Correct port type issue

Version 1.1.18
- Specify SSH listen port to override local SSH configuration

Version 1.1.17
- Change domain to chartio.com

Version 1.1.16
- add option to post error information to Chartio

Version 1.1.13
- add Oracle support

Version 1.1.12
- check Chartio version

Version 1.1.7
- permit manual entry of database and readonly user/password

Version 1.1.6
- grant 'SHOW VIEW' access when creating mysql read-only database user
- bug fix for handling of blank database administrator password
 
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