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Re: [PATCH] Infinite re-prompts for user credentials

From: Alexander Thomas <alexander_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2008 10:54:43 +0530

On Wed, 2008-12-10 at 08:47 -0600, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> Sorry for not understanding, but why would a user ever want to be
> re-prompted forever? I've always thought the 3-retries behavior was
> deliberate and friendly.
>

Personal I too don;t want retries more than 3 times, and I'm not
suggesting that we have it on SVN cmdline. This patch is a API level
change and if someone wants a infinite prompt like RapidSVN do, they can
archive this with a negative value.

-AT

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