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Re: libsvn_auth going to solve the user/passwd file problem?

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_newton.ch.collab.net>
Date: 2003-02-11 17:51:09 CET

Justin Erenkrantz <jerenkrantz@apache.org> writes:
> But, I plan for authentication caching to be on by default. It's just
> that there will be a user prompt with explicit approval. (Daniel
> Berlin posted a decent prompt message.)

As long as the user approved it, I think it's fine. There should be a
way to get implicit approval via the configuration files, of course,
for those who don't want to be prompted every time.

Also, there needs to be some way to prevent the prompt, without
implying approval. For example, some wrappers need to know that svn
will not go interactive on them. They might pass "--username" and
"--password" explicitly. Should SVN prompt about storing then, or

> I should be able to get to it next week sometime... -- justin


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