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Re: User name blank for Tortoise SVN users

From: A. Alfred Ayache <alfred_at_lastbyte.ca>
Date: 2006-11-07 21:04:40 CET

Hi Nikki:

I just setup svn and Tsvn. (thanks to everyone who helped) If you're using svn
through Tsvn (TortoiseSVN) impose a userid/pw in your svnserve.conf file. Tsvn
will prompt you for userid and pw, with a checkbox for keeping the
authentication info. Make sure you check that. It'll save the info in
%APPDATA%\Subversion\auth\svn.simple.

If you need to enter a different user, delete the file in that directory, and
it'll prompt you again for userid/pw.

The point is, using Tsvn, it'll only challenge you once for the userid/pw.

HTH,

A. Alfred Ayache
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Nikki Locke wrote:
> Erik Hemdal wrote:
>>> Norbert Unterberg wrote:
>>>> 2006/11/6, Nikki Locke <info@trumphurst.com>:
>>>>
>>>>> When I commit things using Tortoise, the user/author name
>>> is always
>>>>> blank.
>
>> I don't claim to know how the internals of SVN work, but when I configured
>> svnserve to only allow authorized users
>> to access the repositories, Tortoise would always prompt for username and
>> password. So I'm wondering if your svnserve.conf
>> file is allowing access without a username. It seems to me that if your
>> repository doesn't demand authentication, Tortoise won't ask for it, and
>> then Tortoise won't have it on hand for commit records.
>
> Yes, I allow access without a username. Doesn't prevent the Linux client from
> supplying one, though.
>

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