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Re: libsvn_auth

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2003-02-05 03:15:45 CET

Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:

> Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
>
> >It seems ridiculous to have a bunch of sequenced providers in this
> >case. I imagine a single provider like this:
> >
> > * honor --username/--password first
> > * then look in wc
> > * then getuid
> >
> >There's no point in prompting. getuid can't possibly fail; only the
> >first two methods may be unavailable.
> >
> >
> Really? I can imagine a situation on Windows where getuid (or the
> equivalent) can fail -- at least, the conversion from uid to string
> could concievably fail.

Leave it to Win32 to blow apart my reality. :-)

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