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Re: svn commit: r31046 - in trunk: . subversion/include subversion/libsvn_ra subversion/libsvn_subr tools/server-side

From: Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com>
Date: Tue, 06 May 2008 11:03:09 -0700

stsp_at_tigris.org wrote:
> Author: stsp
> Date: Tue May 6 09:29:01 2008
> New Revision: 31046
>
> Log:
> Merge the dont-save-plaintext-passwords-by-default branch into trunk.
>
> Summary of the functionality implemented:
>
> - Add a 'store-plaintext-passwords' option, which can be set to
> 'yes', 'no', or 'ask' (which is the default). If the option
> is set to 'ask', ask the user before saving plaintext passwords
> to disk. This is done from a callback that should be implemented
> by all clients. The callback is called once per authentication realm.
> If a client does not implement the callback, and does not provide
> an explicit default value, we default to storing plaintext passwords.
> I don't like this, but it's a compromise because we don't really want
> the semantics of the old API to change retrospectively.

Thanks for getting this in.

But retrospectively? Do you mean retroactively?

Blair

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