[Dev] CVS to SVN conversion plans

Grant Baillie grant at osafoundation.org
Tue May 24 09:20:41 PDT 2005


OK, so the statement I made about either storing it insecurely or  
having to type it every time is true. I think the first thing I'll do  
once we've switched over is add code to svn so that it will read http  
passwords from the Mac OS Keychain :).

--Grant

On May 24, 2005, at 8:11 AM, Mike Taylor wrote:

> No - it's cached by the client in a per-project file that is read- 
> only by the user - very similiar to what .cvspass is/does
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> On May 24, 2005, at 10:13 AM, Grant Baillie wrote:
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>> On May 24, 2005, at 12:10 AM, Ramaswamy S wrote:
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>>> On 5/24/05, Grant Baillie <grant at osafoundation.org> wrote:
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>>>> I'm a fan of the latter, since then I don't have to store the
>>>> password in plain text anywhere on the system (or have to type it
>>>> every time).
>>>>
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>>>  Just a nit ... you don't have to type it everytime even when you  
>>> use
>>> svn over http(s). It's cached by default.
>>>
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>> Did you mean it's cached by the server?
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>> --Grant
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