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Re: Not storing passwords in the filesystem

From: Gerald Richter <richter_at_ecos.de>
Date: 2002-06-22 19:27:52 CEST

>
> +1 on making this a run-time option.
>
> We now have a number of little things we want in the
> .subversion/config (or .subversion/options or registry or whatever).
> I'll try to make that file exist today, and put this as an option in
> it.
>

Great! I would suggest to turn password storing off by default.

Another idea in this area is, to allow to specify a client certificate which
can be used by mod_ssl to autheticate the user, instead of using basic auth.
Just an idea...

Gerald

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